Stephen Bolland Sensei is the chief instructor of Snwkarate.
Studying the art of Karate since 1980, Steve has accomplished many National and International Competition awards and achievements, his latest being promoted to 6th Dan by the WSKF grading panel in 2016.
During his time in Karate, Steve has represented the England Shukokai team on numerous occasions and at the 1993 World Shukokai Championships he gained a gold medal as a member of the English team.
In 1996 at an International Tournament held in Australia, Steve gained two gold, one silver and a bronze medal for his efforts. He also holds numerous national Karate medals and trophies.
Steve has been teaching Karate for over 20 years and has produced many International and national champions, as well as many black belts and instructors of the highest standard.
Steve now leads a team of enthusiastic instructors and assistants who are all DBS checked, striving to maintain high standards of instruction for all ages and abilities.