Our Instructors






Asano Yasuhito, Chief Instructor 

Asano Yasuhito is based in Japan and the founder of the Japanese Budo Association. He holds the rank of Menkyo Kaiden in both Eishin Ryu and Shinkage Ryu.

Roy Bradford, Senior Instructor and Club Founder

Roy has been training in martial arts for almost 40 years and holds 10th Dan rank in Bujinkan Ninjutsu, 3rd Dan rank in Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaijutsu and is currently studying Shinkage Ryu. He has trained extensively in the UK, Japan and around Europe.

Andrew Klausner, Senior Instructor

Andrew has been training in martial arts for more than 20 years. He holds 3rd Dan rank in Bujinkan Ninjutsu and 3rd Dan rank in Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaijutsu.

Chris Prettyman, Instructor

Chris has been training in martial arts for more than 20 years. He holds 1st Dan rank in Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu as well as many years experience in Jujutsu and medieval combat techniques. 

Scott Calver, Instructor

Scott has been training in martial arts for many years. He holds 1st Dan Rank in both Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu and Shotokan Karate.