Professional Instructors

You will be taught by Black Belt Instructors, some of whom have been personally trained by Grandmaster Tadashi Nakamura in New York. The instructors are not only chosen for their years of experience and teaching ability, but also for their sensitivity and desire to help others.

Kyoshi (Senior Teacher) Leigh Maquirang is a 5th Degree Black Belt with over 24 years international experience. She has won several national and international forms competitions in the United States and Australia. She has lived in New York and trained directly under Grandmaster Kaicho Nakamura at the Seido Karate Headquarters (Honbu). She was an assistant instructor at Honbu between 1995-1997.  She is the Business Manager for Seido Karate Australia and teaches in all of our Programs throughout Sydney.