LKA

Lanarkshire Karate Academy

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About Lanarkshire Karate Academy


Lanarkshire Karate Academy was established in 2015 by Sensei Chantelle Allan 2nd Dan. We are proudly affiliated to the Japan Karate Shoto Federation (JKS). JKS Scotland is currently the largest and most successful Shotokan karate federation in Scotland.




Sensei Chantelle Allan is a  full time professional instructor who began training in 2007.

 

  • In 2010 Chantelle passed Shodan (1st Dan) then in 2013 passed Nidan (2nd Dan) under Sensei Andy Sherry 9th Dan. 

  • At the age of 18, she became a qualified instructor. In 2015 Chantelle established Lanarkshire Karate Academy and began teaching full time in North Lanarkshire


  • In 2017 Chantelle opened up Lanarkshire Karate Academy's full time dojo.

 

Chantelle is currently a member of the Scotland Elite squad competing at National and International level. 

 

She has represented Scotland at both European and World Championships, attending her first European Championships in Switzerland in 2014 and first World championships in Poland in 2015. Since then Chantelle has competed in many more International Championships.

 

At the 2017 North Lanarkshire Council Sport Awards Chantelle was presented with an award for  'Community coach of the year' for her work with Lanarkshire Karate Academy and taking Karate classes in the local schools.

Sensei Allan's main objective is to develop Lanarkshire Karate Academy into a popular club known for its high standard of Shotokan Karate and competition success. Chantelle continues to train and compete at the highest level to pass her knowledge and experience to some potential future champions.

 

Instructor profile - Sensei Chantelle Allan 2nd Dan