Our Instructors

Meet the senior instructors at Shi Kon Martial Arts.

Steve Rowe

  • 8th Dan
  • Chairman Shi Kon International
  • Chairman Martial Arts Standards Agency
  • Published Writer and columnist for Martial Arts Illustrated
  • NVQ level 3 Coach, D32, D33, D34 and D36
  • 3rd Dan Iaido, 1st Dan Jodo, 1st Dan Ju Jitsu
  • International Tai Chi Teacher

 Martin Gatter

  • 7th Dan
  • Chairman Technical Committee
  • MASA Standards Director
  • International Tai Chi Teacher
  • City & Guilds Lead Verifier
  • NVQ level 3 Coach, D32, D33, D34 and D36

Ann Rowe

  • 5th Dan
  • Children’s Programme Director
  • NVQ level 2 Coach
  • NVQ Assessor D32 and D33

Gavin King

  • Tai Chi Teacher
  • Chief Instructor of Shi Kon Essex
  • Shiatsu Practitioner
  • NVQ Level 2 Coach
  • Shi Kon Web Developer
  • 2nd Dan Go So Kempo

 Ondra Musil

  • Chairman Shi Kon Czech Republic
  • Czech Republic National Karate Coach
  • Colonel Czech Police Force
  • University Degree Sports Science
  • 7th Dan Karate, 5th Dan Aikido, 5th Dan Shaolin Kempo, 2nd Dan Judo
  • International Tai Chi Teacher

Palle Thoft Jensen

  • Chairman Shi Kon Denmark
  • Member of Danish Police
  • Former National Karate Team Coach
  • Former National Team Member
  • International Tai Chi Teacher
  • 6th Dan

Jonathan Austin Jones – Policy Advisor

Civil law barrister specialising in personal injury, medical negligence and sports law. Qualified in international commercial law researching for a PhD in anti-doping and sports law, specialising in gene-doping. Jonathan also undertakes lecturing post-graduate medical law at the University of Kent and sits as a member of the East Kent NHS Research Ethics Committee.

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