Sensei Michael Adams
3rd Dan Black Belt
EKF Qualified Instructor



Michael started training with ECKA in 1996, gaining his 1st Dan in 2001 – aged 10, his 2nd Dan in 2005 – aged 14 - and his 3rd Dan in 2011. He also has a 5th Kyu in Tae-Kwon-Do.

Michael has been teaching children’s classes from the age of 11 before progressing onto teaching the adults. Michael has since taken control of the Kingsthorpe club from Sensei Martin Cole, where he runs 6 classes a week.

Major Achievements include:

War of the World, Holland 1998
1st Place – Forms / Kata
2nd Place – Semi Contact
World Pan-Amateur Kickboxing Association, Greece 2006
3rd Place – Semi Contact

13 x ECKA National Champion

16 x EMA Grand Champion (Semi Contact & Weapons)
4 x EMA British Open Champion (Semi Contact & Weapons)
4 x EMA English Open Champion (Semi Contact & Weapons)

ISKA British Open Champion
3 x WSBB British Open Champion
2x WUMA British Open Champion
South East Classic Champion

2 x Tae-Kwon-Do National Champion