USKU Black Belt Acheivements  

Dates and locations are based on successful black belt (Shodan) gradings under the USKU international grading panel, lead by USKU Chief Director Kenichi Fukamizu hanshi. 

2010

Perth, AUSTRALIA

  • Jenny Nixey
  • Kelly Siggs

2011

Miyazaki, JAPAN

  • Simon Tavendale
  • Lori Ternent
  • Joseph Izumi
  • Jaqueline Siu

2013

Miyazaki, JAPAN

  • Julia Tanner
  • Brad Stevens
  • Cameron Prescott
  • Peter Munn
  • Paige Angus
  • Lewis Pettiford

2014

Labuan, MALAYSIA

  • Arndt Heuer
  • Reif Dawson

2015

Miyazaki, JAPAN

  • Sam Siggs
  • Andre Griffin
  • Dominic Griffin

2016

Adelaide, AUSTRALIA

  • Caleb Payne

2017

Miyazaki, JAPAN

  • Lily Griffin

2018

Margaret River, Australia

  • Paul Mangin
  • Ajay Bansal
  • Atlanta Hearn
  • Rosalia Siu