Sensei Nihal Jayawardana

Assistant Instructor (Uni)

Nihal started training in 1975 at The Lion Works Karate club in Woking, at the age of 8 then going on to study under Sensei Michael 'Sandy' Beach, Sensei Fil, Sensei Carmine and grading under Sensei Hideo Tomita.

He achieved his 1st Dan under Sensei Keinosuke Enoeda at the Crystal Palace Sports Centre. Following a lengthy break from training he returned to study under Sensei Fil 4 years ago finally achieving his 2nd Dan.
His other hobbies include photography and playing the guitar.