QLD State Director
Mr James Casey
Address: 86 Mountain View Ave, Miami, Qld 4220
Phone: (07) 5535 9816
Mobile: 0402 695 717
Hometown: Burleigh Heads
Style Practiced: Kyokushin Karate
Rank: 7th Dan
Sensei James Casey has taught/trained in martial arts for the past 47 years at the same location Kenshin-Kan Honbu, Burleigh Heads RSL Gold Coast QLD.
- International referee - World Titles Japan- Tokyo & Osaka. Full contact karate.
- International referee - K1 kickboxing 1992, 1993, 1994
- Australian Coach - Seido Kai Kan Karate team to Japan
- Australian Coach National All Styles - Canada 1996
- National All Styles - President/ Chairman NAS ARB
- World All Styles - President/ Chairman WASO ARB
- Citizen of the Year - Gold Coast, Queensland 1995. For working with underprivileged teenagers and adults.
Shihan James Casey first became involved in Karate in 1970. He was taught Kyokushin Karate under Sensei Frank Everett. A very dedicated student, he trained seven days a week for many years under Sensei Frank's direction.
At present, Mr Casey teaches traditional karate and hopes to continue doing so well into the future. He is helping to build the status of Kenshin-Kan International Karate both in Australia and overseas.
Mr Casey is President of National All Styles and continues to improve the growth and professionalism of the NAS and WASO, both in Australia and internationally.