Sensei Dan Verghese

Sensei Dan is Senior Instructor of Kazoku Ju Jitsu.

He began his training at High Wycombe in 2009, having previously been an assistant instructor and 2nd Dan black belt in Tae Kwon-Do. 

Dan has been a qualified coach since October 2015, and has officiated at international open tournaments. He has a particular interest in the practical self-defence applications of the art, and enjoys weapons training, holding a Level 4 kobudo grade.

He has cross-trained in a variety of other martial arts including judo, brazilian jiu-jitsu, bojutsu and eskrima, and continually seeks to expand his knowledge.

Sensei Dan also acts as Grading Examiner and Safeguarding Lead at Kazoku.

Dan grades:

  • 1st dan (shodan) with credit, 2012
  • 2nd dan (nidan), 2014
  • 3rd dan (sandan) with distinction, 2018.

Coaching Qualification: Level 4 Senior Coach.

Sensei Dan holding katana