Instructors Profile: Sensei Stephen Fraser, 2nd Dan JKA

Sensei Fraser provides instruction at both our North Berwick and Musselburgh dojos. With a preference for kumite, Sensei Fraser stresses the connection between good basic form and the basis for good, fast, accurate fighting techniques.

Sensei Fraser has trained for over three decades in shotokan karate, firstly in Aberdeen, then in Edinburgh before retraining in JKA Shotokan karate starting under Sensei Bert Stewart in Musselburgh starting in 2004, gaining shodan in 2006, and nidan in 2009. He has competed regularly at Scottish level, winning runners up medals in kata and kumite.