Head Coach of ‘Van Roon Martial Arts’


23 yrs Martial Arts Experience.
11 x World Champion & International Coach
Masters Degree in Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Auckland - Specialising in Mindset Coaching.

Grand Champion (Best Overall Competitor) of 2 consecutive ITF World Championships 2009 & 2011
ITF World Champion in -80kg free-sparring 2011
ISKA Sport Karate World 'Gold Cup' Champion 2010 & 2016
ITF World Champion in special technique 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011
ITF World Champion in Prearranged (traditional) Sparring 2013, 2015, 2017
ITF World Cup Champion in Prearranged (traditional) Sparring 2012
All Japan Seishinkan Karate Champion 2007
Former Captain of the NZ National WAKO Kickboxing team

Further information about Van Roon Martial Arts and Coach van Roon:
- Article from the United States based 'TKD Times' - Click here.
- Article from Spanish based 'TKD Generation' Magazine, pages 46 to 50 - Click here.