Our Black Belts
David Blackwell2nd Dan
Mr Blackwell started training in 2007 at Hamilton. He graded to 1st Dan in December 2012 & 2nd in 2017. He is Co-Creator of Ringmarshall.com and a member of the iTKD Tournament Advisory Group. He is also the webmaster for the Hamilton and Midlands websites.
Mary Daborn2nd Dan
Mrs Daborn graded to 2nd Dan in June 2016, and 1st Dan in December 2009 She is one of the Kids class instructors.
Hugh Tomlinson2nd Dan
Charlotte Blackwell2nd Dan
Mrs Blackwell has been training since 2008 (Originally starting with Ji Shin Maraetai), grading to 1st Dan in December 2012, and 2nd Dan in December 2015. She instructed the Kids class in 2014-15
Sarath Mok1st Dan
Mr Mok graded to 1st Dan in March 2014. He started as a white belt with the club in 2009.
Paul Mazai1st Dan
Mr Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.
Petronilla Mazai1st Dan
Mrs Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.
Rufaro Mazai1st Dan
Ms Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.
Sophie Daborn1st Dan
Miss Daborn graded to 1st dan in December 2017.
Glauce De Souza1st Dan
Dr De Souza graded to 1st dan in September 2015.
Black Belt Alumni from Hamilton Club
Jodie Collins2nd Dan
Clint King3rd Dan
Mr King graded to 3rd dan in December 2012.
Scott Sutherland4th Dan
Mr Sutherland graded to 3rd Dan in December of 2012. He was the assistant instructor for Hamilton Club until June 2016. He is a Co-Creator of Ringmarshall which has been used at regional and national tournaments since 2011. He moved to Wellington in July 2016. Grading to 4th Dan in 2018.
Devon Pittman4th Dan
Mr Pittman graded to 4th dan in October 2013 (Australia) after heading overseas to live.
Luke Daborn1st Dan
Khong Keopraserth1st Dan
Matt Bates2nd Dan
Paul Temperton2nd Dan
Graded to 1st Dan on 30 November 2003, graded to 2nd Dan (Dec 2012) after moving to the Hawkes Bay and joining RTR Taekwon-Do with Master and Mrs Rounthwaite
Carolyn Faithfull1st Dan
Graded to 1st Dan on 11 December 2005, now living in Hawaii
Hadyn Hitchins1st Dan
Graded to 1st Dan on 29 May 2005
Cameron Wilson1st Dan
Dale Daborn1st Dan
Marc Burkhart1st Dan
Mr Burkhart graded to 1st dan in September 2015. Departing to study in Auckland from 2016.
Mereana Beconcicni (nee Kajavala)1st Dan
Graded to 1st Dan on 11 December 2005, now living in Wellington