our instructors

  • Nick Da Costa
    As well as being the chief instructor of Docklands, he is also a member of the executive & technical committees of the British Karate…
  • Maria Da Costa
    Highlights Year Event 1981 Started Karate 1985 Earned Sho Dan (Black belt / 1st dan) 1987 Founded Docklands Dojo along with Shihan Nick 1989…
  • Chris Da Costa
        Chris da Costa started training in 1998 at Docklands dojo. His main focus has been on fighting and he has succeeded in…
  • Angela Bruce
    Angela started her karate training in Japan in 1994, studying Shitoryu with 4 Japanese instructors in Chiba prefecture, just outside Tokyo. On her return…
  • Reshat Kemal
    Senpai Reshat started training around 1990 and showed good potential from his early days. As a Junior (under 16yrs) he won the national wuko…