Senior Students

Matthew Whittle

Started Tenshin Bukō-ryū: 2002

Rank: Okuden

In addition to his training in Tenshin Bukō-ryū, Matthew has studied iaido since 1996 and is a member of the All Japan Iaido Federation (Zen Nihon Iaido Renmei). He lived and worked in Tokyo from 2005 to 2008 and, while there, trained at a dojo in Jiyugaoka. He has a strong interest in Japanese architecture, art and culture.

Intermediate Students

David Pullen

Started Tenshin Bukō-ryū: 2010

Awarded the rank of Shoden in Tenshin Bukō-ryū by Liam Keeley Sensei in December 2012.

Gus Sarkadi

Started Tenshin Bukō-ryū: 2011

Rank: Shoden

Michael Griffiths

Started Tenshin Bukō-ryū:

Tim Bathurst

Started Tenshin Bukō-ryū: 2014