Sensei Toni Knowles
3rd Dan Black Belt
Toni began Karate aged 19 in South Africa, training under Sensei Stan Schmidt 8th Dan.
On moving to Ireland she has trained with WSKF Ennis achieving her Sho-dan grade in 2009, her Nidan in 2011 and her San-dan in 2015 under Sensei Hitoshi Kasuya.
Toni received the WSKF National Karate-ka of the Year in 2011 and WSKF Ennis Karate-ka of the Year. She has won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals at the WSKF National Championships for Kata.