Shihan Chris Thompson

Shihan Chris Thompson


sensei john shaw and shihan chris thompson

Sensei John Shaw with his teacher Shihan Chris Thompson

Shihan Chris Thompson was awarded his 9th Dan in Kimura Shukokai International for his dedication to our karate style. Shihan Chris Thompson is one of our four World Joint Chief Instructors.

At Samurai Karate Hout Bay we are extremely fortunate to have Shihan Chris Thompson lead and teach us in the Western Cape. He has headed KSISAS (Kimura Shukokai International South Africa South) for more than 50 years and has unselfishly shared his understanding and knowledge with all members throughout our organisation.  Shihan Chris is an exceptional and an inspirational karate practitioner and is held in high regard by all in the martial arts arena.
 Shihan Eddie Daniels, Shihan Bill Bressaw, Shihan Chris Thompson and Shihan Lionel Marinus

The World Chief Instructors: Kimura Shukokai International today is headed by the late Master Kimura’s four most Senior students, Shihan Eddie Daniels 9th Dan from Great Britain, Shihan Bill Bressaw 9th Dan from U.S.A, Shihan Chris Thompson 9th Dan and Shihan Lionel Marinus 9th Dan both from South Africa.