Bella Johnston

Bella Johnston

Coaching Category: Fitness

Specialization(s): Body Building, Functional Fitness


Bella Johnston holds an impressive 4th Dan in Karate, and she is known by the title Shihan-Dai Bella Johnston, denoting her elevated status as a Karate technician and coach. Her journey in the world of martial arts commenced at the tender age of 5, making it safe to say that martial arts have been an integral part of her life for most of her years.

Shihan-Dai Bella's remarkable contributions shine most brightly in her exceptional work with children and individuals with disabilities. She has assumed numerous pivotal roles throughout her career, serving as a coordinator for children's programs, a coach for individuals with disabilities, a personal trainer, and even as the manager of her hometown's largest fitness center, FIT Republic.

In addition to her martial arts expertise, Bella has expanded her horizons and earned qualifications as a veterinary nurse. Her compassionate nature and intellectual prowess are evident in her care for both native and domestic animals at her veterinary clinic. Regardless of the capacity in which she serves, Bella's genuine love for her work resonates, further solidifying her standing as a revered and beloved martial arts coach.

Beyond her contributions to the martial arts community, Shihan-Dai Bella plays a crucial role as an administrator for the International Sabaki Karate-do TESHINKAI. Her involvement encompasses the day-to-day administration of the organization, underscoring her dedication to the growth and prosperity of the martial arts she holds dear.

Awards & Certifications

4th Dan in Karate | 2022-11-11

Work Experience

Bendigo Mixed Martial Arts Academy | Instructor

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Bendigo, VIC, AU

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