Sindy Nguyen

Instructor:                                   Sensei Sindy Nguyen

Date of Birth:                               14th January 1993

Commenced Tora:                    2002 – 2006 Hinode Shotokan Karate

                                                   2006 – Current Tora Shintai Karate-Do

Other Style’s Studied:               Not available, has studied Shotokan only.

Achieved Black Belt:                  2009

Qualifications:                             2011 - MAIA Accredited Instructor

                                                     2011 – First Aid Certified.

Achievements:                           2nd Dan Black Belt

                                                      Instructor of Cubs Karate Class.

                                                      2004 – Hinode Top Grader

                                                      2005 – Hinode Senior Trainer of the Year

                                                      2006 – Tora Top Grader

                                                      2006 – Tora Most Helpful

                                                      2007 – 3rd Place Winter Nationals for Showmanship

                                                      2007 – 2nd Place ISKA Best of the Best for Showmanship

                                                      2007 – Tora Most Improved Intermediate

                                                      2008 – Tora Instructor of the Year

                                                      2009 – Tora Instructor of the Year

                                                      2011 – Tora Black Belt of the Year

                                                      2011 – Tora Top Grader

Philosophy:               ‘I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick, 10,000 times,’ – Bruce Lee.