Shidoshi Grant Bannister (shidoshi meaning, stable and independant leader) started his training in Martial Arts in 1974 under the San Chi Kai Karate group led by Shihan Mal Lomax. Shihan Grant has spent most of his adult life teaching karate for the benefit of his students of which many have gone on to their own successes in the field both national and international. It is said that Shidoshi Grant Bannister is responsible for changing the lives of hundreds, if not thousands of students through his caring and articulate approach to martial arts and its profound effect that it has on the community when taugh correctly.
Shidoshi Rank - 8th Dan | 2009-03-20
Diploma Sport Coaching (Martial Arts) | 2005-04-20
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment | 2006-08-20
Bukido Karate | Senior Coach