Your Instructors

Jonathan Bolt

Jonathan Bolt

Chief Instructor

Sensei Jonathan Bolt has a deep-seated love for Karate and received his 1st Dan Black Belt at the age of just 14. Jonathan is currently a 4th Dan black belt in Shotokan Karate. He has won the Top Instructor Award for 3 years running; in 2004, 2005 and 2006.

He has also featured in Combat Magazine in an interview on his passion for teaching

Michael Friddle

Michael Friddle


Sensei Michael has studied Kokushin Kai (full contact Karate) and other various styles. Sensei Michael is now studying Shotokan Karate Do with Sensei Jon. He is not only a great teacher but a highly regarded asset to the club.

Fully Trainined

All our instructors have completed CPD approved courses in safeguarding.

Top Instructors

Train with award winning instructors who are top of their class.

DBS Checked

All our instructors are DBS checked every three years.

Advice Just A Phone Call Away

Our chief instructor is available to take calls directly 7 days a week.

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For more information or to answer any questions you might have, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via our contact form or alternatively, please call us. All our contact information can be found on our contact page.

The Ju Dachi Martial Arts Association is proud to announce we are one of the first clubs in the united kingdom to have been awarded the Safe Guarding Code In Martial Arts from a national lottery funded project. For further info click on the logo.