Instructors

Youth/Adult karate lessons from

Sensei-Dieter_175Fourth Dan Black Belt Instructor
First Dan Black Belt Kobudo
Dieter Von der Marwitz

  • Represented South Africa in the 1998 World Championships
  • Achiever of the Year—Grand South African Champion, 2000
  • Received 4th dan Black Belt in Okinawa in 2014
  • Over 12 years of karate instructor experience
  • 25 years experience studying karate
  • Committed to ensuring a positive learning environment for children
  • USA Karate Official with Kumite License USA J.D.

 

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Sensei-Elizabeth_175Second Dan Black Belt Instructor
First Dan Black Belt Kobudo
Elizabeth Von der Marwitz

  • Received 2nd dan Black Belt in Okinawa in 2014
  • Repeated State AAU Champion
  • Began training under Sensei Dieter in 2004
  • Has trained in both Okinawa and South Africa
  • USA Karate Official with Kumite License USA J.D.

 

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Sensei-Tom_175Second Dan Black Belt Instructor
First Dan Black Belt Kobudo
Thomas D. Heller

  • Received 2nd dan Black Belt in Okinawa in 2014
  • Repeated State AAU Champion
  • Qualified and Competed in the 2013 AAU National Competition
  • Began training under Sensei Dieter in 2007
  • Six years previous martial arts experience in other styles

 

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Sensei-Eugene_175

Second Dan Black Belt Instructor
Eugene Fredrickson

  • Received 2nd dan Black Belt in Okinawa in 2014
  • State AAU Champion
  • Began training under Sensei Dieter in 2004

 

 

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Sensei-Jenny_175

First Dan Black Belt Instructor
Jenny Soriano

  • Recieved 1st dan Black Belt from Kyoshi Haley 2013
  • Regional AAU Medalist
  • Began training under Sensei Dieter in 2004