Dacayana UK

Black Belt Register for Dacayana UK & Europe 

2020



Coach & Black Belt Register 

by Club (alphabetical order) 


Note: UK  Senior Coaches are 3rd Degree Black Belt or Above 


Dacayana Aylesbury 

Daniel Leddy -  Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan



Dacayana Cardiff & Newport 

Anna Williams - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Jason Burnett - Authorised Coach 



Dacayana Cheltenham 

Lee Kent Senior Coach / Head of Praktisannan


Fiona Hawker - Provisional Coach 

James McIlroy Black Belt 2nd Degree

John Newman - Black Belt 2nd Degree

Nick Raven - Black Belt 1st Degree

Jaqueline Benetiz de Birch - Black Belt 1st Degree



Dacayana Cumbria 

Shaun Weir - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Mike Smith - Authorised Coach 

Andrew Skidmore - Provisional Coach 



Dacayana Devon 

Andy Crowe - Senior Coach / Head of Praktisannan

David McGoldrick - Senior Coach 



Dacayana Dudley 

Anthony Dugmore - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Debra Dugmore - Authorised Coach 



Dacayana Hereford 

Joseph Dignam - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Ben Chappell - Provisional Coach 

Joe Parham - Provisional Coach 



Dacayana High Wycombe 

Mark Lane - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan



Dacayana Huntingdon

Karina Whittington - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan



Dacayana Kidderminster

Russell Perks - Senior Coach / Head of Praktisannan


Laura Peil - Senior Coach 

Stephen  Peil - Senior coach 

Matthew Ballard - Authorised coach 

Seb Bird - Authorised Coach 

Wayne Griffin - Authorised Coach 

Harry Thompson - Apprentice Coach 

Benjamin Smith - Apprentice Coach 


Richard Morris - Black Belt 2nd Degree

Richard Anson - Black Belt 2nd Degree

David Hazledine - Black Belt 2nd Degree 

Aidan Morris - Black Belt 2nd Degree


Alan Carter - Black Belt 1st Degree

Karen Smith - Black Belt 1st Degree

Pete Roberts - Black Belt 1st Degree

Thomas Wright - Black Belt 1st Degree

Sean Collings - Black Belt 1st Degree

Graham Wooldridge - Black Belt 1st Degree

Stephen Wild - Black Belt 1st Degree



Dacayana UK & Europe HQ (Malvern)

Marcie Harding  European Director

John Devereaux  European Representative

Doug Levenets  Principal Coach

Keith Anthony   Principal Coach

Charlotte Anthony - Authorised Coach 

Mark Penny - Black Belt 3rd Degree

Richard Kalton - Black Belt 1st Degree



Dacayana Manchester 

Dave Court  - Senior Coach / Head of Praktisannan


Dacayana Peterborough

Paul King Principal Coach / Head of Praktisannan


Lesley King Senior coach 

Georgina King - senior Coach 

Richard Jones - Authorised Coach 

Paul Naylor - Provisional Coach 

Daniel Churchill - Black Belt 2nd Degree

Sarah Barnsley - Black Belt 1st Degree

James Crackle - Black Belt 1st degree

Missy Ali - Black Belt 1st Degree

Lee Gibson - Black Belt 1st Degree


Dacayana Reading 

Tamas Herold - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Danijel Misljencevic - Provisional  Coach 



Dacayana  Rhondda

Caleb Huish - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Paul Huish - Black Belt 2nd Degree



Dacayana Shawbury

Robert Wheeler - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan

Mikey Wheeler - Authorised Coach 




Dacayana Solihull 

Manohar Singh Ruprai - Authorised Coach / Head of Praktisannan


Dacayana Stamford 

Caroline Bruce - Authorised Coach / Joint Head of Praktisannan

Andy Bruce - Authorised Coach / Joint Head of Praktisannan


Dacayana UK Coaches / Black Belts currently not teaching:


Tony McGuigan - Authorised Coach 

Darren Langston - Authorised Coach 

Martyn Jackson - Authorised Coach 

Rob Cook - Authorised Coach 

Digger Barnes - Provisional Coach 

Stuart Mitchinson - Provisional Coach 

Jeff Sawyer - Provisional Coach 

Kevin Denton - Provisional Coach 

Kevin Boyle - Black Belt 2nd Degree



European Country Coaches 


Dacayana Ireland 

Bernie Leddy - Director 


Dacayana Italy

Pierluigi Barbieri - Director 

 Enrico Beltrotti -  Representative

 Erwin Valenzona - Associate coach 


Dacayana Switzerland 

Caroline Sierro - Director 

Valerie Genet - Principal Coach