Our Black Belts

Meet some of the seniors of our club
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David Blackwell

2nd 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.

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Mary Daborn

2nd Dan

Mrs Daborn graded to 2nd Dan in June 2016, and 1st Dan in December 2009 She is one of the Kids class instructors.

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Hugh Tomlinson

2nd Dan
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Charlotte Blackwell

2nd 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

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Sarath Mok

1st Dan

Mr Mok graded to 1st Dan in March 2014. He started as a white belt with the club in 2009.

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Paul Mazai

1st Dan

Mr Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.

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Petronilla Mazai

1st Dan

Mrs Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.

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Rufaro Mazai

1st Dan

Ms Mazai graded to 1st Dan in September 2015. The Mazai's joined the club in 2011.

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Glauce De Souza

1st Dan

Dr De Souza graded to 1st dan in September 2015.

Black Belt Alumni from Hamilton Club

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Jodie Collins

2nd Dan
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Clint King

3rd Dan

Mr King graded to 3rd dan in December 2012.

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Scott Sutherland

3rd 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.

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Devon Pittman

4th Dan

Mr Pittman graded to 4th dan in October 2013 (Australia) after heading overseas to live.

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Luke Daborn

1st Dan
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Khong Keopraserth

1st Dan
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Matt Bates

2nd Dan
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Paul Temperton

2nd 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

 

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Carolyn Faithfull

1st Dan

Graded to 1st Dan on 11 December 2005, now living in Hawaii

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Hadyn Hitchins

1st Dan

Graded to 1st Dan on 29 May 2005

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Cameron Wilson

1st Dan
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Dale Daborn

1st Dan
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Marc Burkhart

1st Dan

Mr Burkhart graded to 1st dan in September 2015. Departing to study in Auckland from 2016.

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Mereana Beconcicni (nee Kajavala)

1st Dan

Graded to 1st Dan on 11 December 2005, now living in Wellington