Jamie Ellington

Jamie Ellington Senpei

Jamie is an Assistant Instructor at the Ark dojo in Turners Hill.  He commenced his training in 2007 as a 6-year-old, and achieved his 1st dan in 2014 and 2nd Dan in 2018.

Jamie competed in Japan in 2019, and is hoping to gain selection in 2023 for the World Championships. Jamie’s dream is to open a dojo in Crawley once he has settled in his career.

Ben Webster

Ben Webster Senpei

Ben is an Assistant Instructor at The Ark dojo in Turners Hill and Ardingly College dojo. He commenced his training in 2007 aged 6 and gained his 1st Dan in 2014 and 2nd Dan in 2018.  Ben loves to teach children and is also a member of the Enbu Team (display).

Ben competed in the Japan World Championships in 2019, and is a committed member of the Japan 2023 squad.

He is also a very talented photographer, and provides a valuable service to Renshinkan England.

David Holman Senpei

David is an Assistant Instructor at the Ark in Turners Hill.  He started training in 2010 after having been inspired watching his son train.  David achieved his shodan in 2017.

David loves to teach children, and is a very committed member of the school.  He is also interested in trying out for the GB team in 2023, having seen his son flourish as a result of the hard training and intense experiences during the 2019 tour.

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Luke Derrick Senpei

Luke is an Assistant Sensei at Dolphin dojo, for both Pee Wee and Junior classes.  He started training in 2012, and achieved his shodan in 2018. Luke competed in the World Championships in 2019, achieving a marvellous quarter final placing in kumite.  Luke is determined to achieve selection for 2023.

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Brandon Shillito Senpei

Brandon is an Assistant Instructor at the Dolphin dojo.  He commenced his karate training in 2012, at the age of 6.  He is a very committed student and excels at both kata and kumite.  He was a member of the 2019 GB team competing in Japan and is working very hard to achieve selection for 2023.

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Ella Shuck Senpei

Ella is an Assistant Instructor at Burgess Hill Girls Dojo.  She commenced her training in 2010 as a 6-year-old.  She achieved her shodan in 2017, and competed in Japan in 2019.  She is committed to helping girls gain confidence and valuable life skills through their training in traditional karate.  She is also keen to achieve selection in 2023 to compete in Japan.

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Andrew Kingstone Senpei

Andy is an Assistant Instructor at Burgess Hill Girls [and the Triangle]. A martial artist since the age of 7, he commenced his training with Renshinkan in 2015 and achieved 1st Dan in 2018. Andy competed in Japan in 2019 and is keen to achieve selection for 2023.

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Ollie Lainchbury Senpei

Ollie is an Assistant Instructor at the Triangle, and is particularly passionate about teaching Pee ’s.  Ollie commenced his training in 2009, gained his shodan in 2014 and his nidan in 2019.

Ollie competed in the world championships held in Taiwan in 2015, and is hoping to compete in Japan in 2023.

Jordan Littlecott Senpei

Jordan is an Assistant Instructor at The Triangle dojo. Jordan commenced his training in 2002, achieved his 1st Dan in 2008, and his 2nd Dan in 2011.  Jordan holds multiple GB titles in kumite, kata and kobudo, but his true love is kumite.  He achieved a quarter final placing in the Taiwan 2015 World Championships in kumite.

Jordan also competed in Japan World Championships in 2010 and 2019, and is hoping to achieve selection in 2023.

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Samuel Marsh Senpei

Sam is Assistant Instructor at the Triangle, where he commenced his training in 2011, at the age of 8. He achieved his dan grade in 2016, and achieved selection for Japan 2019, and is training hard to achieve selection in 2023.