Shihan Martin Phillips
Co-Founding Instructor of Sunshine Coast Karate (est. 2000)
Sunshine Coast Karate Head Instructor
QLD Chito-Ryu Karate-Do Regional Head Instructor
Co-Founder of Karate4Life Edojo
Training History: Studying Chito-Ryu Karate-Do since 1984.
Dan Level: 5th Dan
Instructor Qualification: Shihan
- Numerous regional, state and national champion competitor 1987 – 1999.
- Represented Australia at WKF World Championships in 1994 & 1996
- Podium finishes (Kata &/or Kumite) at the International Chito-Ryu Championships (also known as the Soke Cup) in 1989, 1992, 1995, 1998, 2004, 2010, 2013. Winning gold in 1989 and 2017 (+ Open Men’s Black Belt Tournament Champion).
- Students representing Sunshine Coast Karate and Australia at International Chito-Ryu Championships. Numerous outstanding performances, podium finishes and international karate champions in 2001. 2004, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2017. Results of most recent representation include 6 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze.
In The Media
Shihan Martin Phillips performing Sanshiru kata with wife Shihan Sandra Phillips at the 2010 International Chito-Ryu Karate-Do Championships
This page was last updated: September 2017