Specialization(s): Body Building, Functional Fitness
Di Watson holds the title of Sempai under the International Sabaki Karate-do TESHINKAI
Sempai Di has a background as an advance student in Shotokan karate but returned to martial arts by enrolling with Teshinkai Karate to expand her knowledge and become more rounded in her physical and mental skills.
Di is a qualified personal trainer, frequent Yoga practitioner and proud resident of Bendigo. In her professional life Sempai Di has a ten-year history of performance enhancement and coaching with teams in the financial services industry. Sempai Di describes her Karate coaching style as warm, encouraging, fun but firm. She values leading by example and seeks to conduct herself in this way in both the coach and student.
As a valued member of the Teshinkai Karate Coaching team, Sempai Di uses her skills learned on and off the mat to enhance the lives of students and guide them in the way that inspires enthusiasm, loyalty and faith in ones own ability.
Awards & Certifications
2nd Kyu Brown belt | 2022-12-09
Bendigo Mixed Martial Arts Academy | Assistant Instructor