Chief Instructor: Shihan Stephen Robinson, 7th Dan
Shihan Robinson teaches teenage and adult karate classes at TBK. He is Nana Dan (7th degree black belt) in shotokan karate with more than 30 years of training. Shihan has developed and coached 15 world karate champions at Triangle’s Best Karate. He trains karate and kata everyday and designs challenging workouts at the dojo. He spends many weekends officiating and training referees. Robinson was appointed to the National Referee Council for AAU Karate in 2009 and to the World Union of Karate-do Federations (WUKF) Referee Commission in 2018, where his title now is Vice President of WUKF. In 2023, Robinson became a Rookie Ambassador for the Men Wear Pink fundraising campaign for the American Cancer Society.