The family friendly independent karate club for 26 years
Sensei Ken Collingwood - Yondan
is ranked Yondan (4th Dan) and a registered Independent Martial Art
Sports Association (IMASA)
instructor. He is Chief Instructor of St. Michael's Karate Club and
Shaftesbury Karate Club. He has attended many courses on coaching,
self-defence, national and international training camps under the
instruction of many top, world-renowned karate instructors. He is
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced check passed and has
several courses on ‘Safeguarding and Protecting Children’.
handed over St. Michael’s Karate Club to his son Andrew in January 2003
when he moved away from Salisbury and now lives in Derbyshire.
continues to train and instruct in karate but no longer runs a club. He
often takes sessions at St. Michael’s Karate Club when in the Salisbury
area and travels extensively to attend courses and gradings. In June
2014 he was awarded the rank of Yondan by Independent Martial Art Sports