Chief Instructor - lindsay smith
It is most important to start learning karate correctly from a fully qualified and registered instructor.
Our Chief Instructor, Lindsay Smith 7th Dan Kyoshi is a highly qualified and experienced Karate Coach whose studies of Shukokai Karate began in 1972. at the Kobe Osaka Karate Club in East Kilbride under Sensei Brian Docherty.
Lindsay has accumulated a wealth of experience from both training, and grading with some of the worlds most renowned Japanese Shitoryu/Shukokai Instructors.
He has visited Japan on a number of occasions in his quest to study the traditional teaching methods practiced in Shukokai karate and to accurately replicate those methods and approaches to his students. He firmly believes in the concept of Budo … the way of the warrior … and the incredible benefits of karate training and study for all ages. It is this knowledge and experience, combined with years spent coaching that allows Lindsay to deliver an exciting, challenging and rewarding form of karate to his students.
At Renshinkan Shukokai Karate-Do you can be assured of top-notch instruction.