Sempai Jumbo Banaria

Sempai Jumbo Banaria is a 5th degree black belt with over 20 years of Shotokan experience. He has been a top competitor at the national and international levels. He has been the ISKF National Champion since 2007 and is currently on the ISKF US National team. Jumbo is also the current ISKF World Shoto Cup and Pan-American Champion in Kata. For several years he has had experience teaching children and adults. Because of his success as a top level competitor, he has trained with the best instructors and competitors in the US. Jumbo uses his experiences as a student and competitor to help engage his students to understand the main concepts of Shotokan karate.