Sensei Chris has a passion for martial arts and has dedicated his life to share this gift with his students. After a long career in stressful corporate positions he made the decision to take the big step and pursue his dream to become a full time martial arts instructor. Sensei Chris identified a need in his local community for the life changing programs Black Belt Martial Arts can offer. Sensei Chris is a 3rd Dan black belt in Shotokan Karate, black belt in Kobudo (Okinawan weapons), Owner & head instructor of BBMA North Lakes, NCAS Silver accredited AKF coach, Senior First Aid Officer, BBMA Certified Teacher Trained and has over 20 years martial arts experience. All instructors, assistant instructors and staff undergo a safe working with children check to ensure our children’s safety.