Sensei Anthoni Awarded the Grade of 6th Dan
After a fantastic training session at the Frontier Karate Association Squad Training. The head coach and Chief Instructor of FKA, Sensei Paul Simmons (6th Dan) gave an opening speech where he congratulated everyone on their work during lockdown and their commitment to karate training.
Sensei Paul gave acknowledgment to Sensei Anthoni for his work and efforts at Forza Karate Club, his association and the work he did as a regional coach and statistics for the English Karate Federation. He also made reference to his work developing the squad and athletes within our association. Sensei Anthoni was joined by surprised guests, Sensei Hayley Ansell (one of four first ever black belts), Sensei Tom Gibbings and Sensei Jade Honeywood, both English Internationals and both European Silver medalist at the EKF Europeans in Turkey and Trieste. Sensei Anthoni was awarded gifts along with a certificate from Sensei Paul for the rank of 6th dan.