The Teaching Team
   Bishop's Stortford Karate School

                          

Chief Instructor
Anthony Barrett
5th Dan

Assistant Instructor
Ria Ellis
 2nd Dan
Assistant Instructor
Connel Fraser
2nd Dan
 

   Cambourne Karate School
 
Chief Instructor
Anthony Barrett
5th Dan
Assistant Instructor
Rafal Ratuszniak
2nd Dan
Class Assistant
Ellena Barrett
2nd Kyu
Class Assistant
Jane Barrett
4th Kyu
 

 AKS Administrator

                                                                                                                                                               
   Royston Karate School

Instructor
Rafal Ratuszniak
2nd Dan


Chief Instructor Profile

Name

Anthony Barrett

Current Grade

5th Dan Black Belt, EKF certificated
Issued by Sensei Chris Thompson 8th Dan on 14/11/13


Role within the Association

Instructor for the Bishop's Stortford Karate School
Instructor for the Cambourne Karate School

Association Chief Instructor
Association Referee
Event's organiser
Head Grading Examiner
National Coach

Registrations

Licenced full Association Member of the English Karate Federation
EKF Coach accredited, DBS checked, first aid certificated and public liability insured

Karate Experience

31 years

Training History 

1976 - 1978 Ishin-Ryu
1982 - 1985 Shotokan
1991 - 2008 Wado-Ryu / Shito-Ryu / WKF Sport Karate / UKA Syllabus
2008 onwards Wado-Ryu / Shito-Ryu / WKF Sport Karate / AKS Syllabus

Teaching History

Full time Karate Teacher since 1995
Produced England and International Champions and Dan grade Instructors 2000 onwards
Created the AKS Syllabus and Progressive Teaching Structure in 2007

Founded AKS and registered the association with the EKF in 2008
AKS Chief Instructor since 2008

Competition History

Competed at National and International level from 1991 - 2004
See Squad Medals Record for list of National and International results
Selected to represent England in 1997
Selected for the 3-on-3 Karate Competition Showcase featured on Sky Sports
Association National Coach since 1997


Royston Instructor Profile

Name

Rafal Ratuszniak

Current Grade 

2nd Dan Black Belt, AKS certifiicated 27/11/16

Role within the Association

Instructor for the Royston Karate School
Assistant Instructor for the Cambourne Karate School
Association Judge
Grading Examiner
Squad Competitor

Registrations

Licenced with Associated Karate Schools and the English Karate Federation
EKF Coach accredited, DBS checked, first aid certificated and public liability insured

Karate Experience

10 years

Training History 

2007 - 2008 Wado-Ryu / Shito-Ryu / WKF Sport Karate / UKA Syllabus
2008 onwards Wado-Ryu / Shito-Ryu / WKF Sport Karate / AKS Syllabus

Teaching History

Assistant Instructor for the Cambourne Karate School since 2010
Instructor for the Royston Karate School since 2014

Competition History

Competed at National level since 2010
See
Squad Medals Record for list of results