School Owner and Head Instructor
Matt is the head instructor and school owner of Kuk Sool Won™ of Erith. Matt is a 4th Dahn Assistant Master black belt.
Matt started training in Kuk Sool Won™ in 2000 in the Junior class of his local Kuk Sool Won™ school in Tamworth, Staffordshire. After working through the 5 coloured belt syllabuses, he attained his 1st Dahn black belt as a teenager in 2004. In 2010, Matt moved to London and joined the Central London Kuk Sool Won™ school. During his time at both previous schools, Matt was an assistant instructor supporting the teaching of students of all ages and levels. He has also competed in various UK and European Kuk Sool Won™ tournaments, winning a number of bronze and silver medals.
- 2000 - Started Kuk Sool Won™ in Tamworth, Staffordshire
- 2004 - Achieved 1st Dahn Black Belt
- 2007 - Achieved 2nd Dahn Black Belt
- 2010 - Moved to Central London school
- 2015 - Achieved 3rd Dahn Black Belt
- 2019 - Achieved 4th Dahn Black Belt
- 2021 - Opened Kuk Sool Won™ of Erith