Instructors - Shani Ratnayake

Shani Ratnayake


2nd Dan Karate

Shani is North Kent Martial Art’s newest black belt instructor. Yet her knowledge, unwavering skill and technique are there for all to see.Shani has competed many times and won many medals. However her greatest achievement as a competitor was when she won the gold medal in the kata event at the London International Karate Championships in 2010.Competition successes aside, as a coach Shani’s technical ability and her keen eye for detail has made her an amazing asset to the club. Students love learning, being coached by and watching Shani demonstrate, because everything is done with passion, care and a huge smile. 



Karate 2nd Dan

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National Medalist

Greater London Champion