Mr Al. Walkinshaw, V Degree

Mr Walkinshaw is the founder and senior instructor of BDTKD. He is currently a 5th Degree (dan) Black Belt and is a qualified International Instructor & Grading Examiner.

  • Promoted to 1st Degree Black Belt June 2005
  • Promoted to 2nd Degree Black Belt June 2007
  • ITF Welsh Champion 2010
  • Promoted to 3rd Degree Black Belt April 2010
  • ITF British Champion 2010
  • ITF National Team Member 2011-2013
  • ITF Scottish Champion 2013, 2014
  • Promoted to 4th Degree Black Belt October 2013
  • ITF International Instructor Course & Certificate London 2013 – GM Choi Jung Hwa
  • Promoted to 5th Degree Black Belt December 2017
  • ITFHQ IIC Course West Lothian Novermber 2018 – GM Sheena Sutherland