Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Instructors

Head Instructor:
Luke Thompson – 2nd Degree Black Belt profile

Member of the High Performance Advisor Group 
New Zealand Team Assistant Coach 2012-13

Mr Thompson has over 20 years experience and is a five time World Champion. He has numerous New Zealand, Oceania, and Worlds Titles in Sparring, Patterns, Power Breaking and Pre Arranged Sparring.

Awards
Recipient of SPARC Performance Enhancement Grant 2010
Recipient of SPARC Performance Enhancement Grant 2009
Recipient of SPARC Performance Enhancement Grant 2008
Counties Manukau Sportsman of the Year 2007
Maori Sportsman of the Year Nominee 2007
Maori World Champion of the Year 2007
Maori World Champion of the Year 2010

Results from World Champs and World Cup.

2011 - 17th World Championships – Wellington, New Zealand
Gold – Individual Powerbreaking
Gold - Pre Arranged Sparring
Gold - Team Powerbreaking  
2009 – 16th World Championships – Mar Del Plata, Argentina
Gold – Individual Powerbreaking
Silver - Pre Arranged Sparring
Silver - Team Power Breaking
2008 – 3rd World Cup – Riva Del Garda, Italy
Gold - Pre Arranged Sparring
2007 – 15th World Championships – Quebec, Canada
Gold - Pre Arranged Sparring
Gold - Individual Powerbreaking
Bronze – Team Patterns
Bronze – Team Powerbreaking
2005 14th World Championships – Dortmund, Germany
Silver – Individual Powerbreaking
Bronze – Team Powerbreaking