Senpai Peter is the husband of Sensei Mel and he started Kyokushin Karate in 2014 when his son showed an interest in learning karate. His passion is for traditional “kata” and the real-world applications of “bunkai” for practical self-defence. Peter graduated as a Nuclear Physicist and speaks fluently German, Polish, English, Russian basic Latin. He is an avid runner with a few sub-10 marathons, he participates in several running festivals.
Peter regularly attends international karate seminars, tournaments, camps and black belt conferences held in Japan and Australia, and have been trained by the highest levels of instructors from all corners of the Kyokushin World. He enjoys all aspects of Kyokushin karate and have particular interest in kata - bunkai and the richness of the Japanese culture. Peter also had the privilege of attending our founder’s memorial ceremony at Mount Mitsumine Training Camp.
If you look around in our dojo, everything was built by Senpai Peter. He is an asset to our dojo and it is not just his hobby, but it is his life.