Viki Lloyd has trained for over 30 years in the traditional Japanese martial art of Wado-Ryu Karate. She is a 4th Dan black belt, all her grading examinations have been conducted by Japanese instructors and her qualifications are recognised and registered in Japan.
She is a member of the Wado International Karate-Do Federation and the English Karate Federation. Viki has travelled to Japan for advanced karate training, spent time training in some of the leading Japanese karate dojos and is a former British and European Karate champion.
Viki is well known in the UK as a senior student of the late legendary Grandmaster Tatsuo Suzuki 8th Dan Hanshi (1928 – 2011) who originally introduced the style of Wado Ryu to the UK in the early 1960’s.
Viki continues to train regularly and seek advanced instruction in the UK and abroad with renowned karate instructors including Sensei Kuniaki Sakagami 8th Dan, Sensei Jon Wicks 8th Dan, Sensei Dave Allsop 7th Dan, Sensei Kazutaka Ohtsuka, and Sensei Peter May 6th Dan. She has learned from and been advised by many of the leading Japanese and European karate instructors during her many years of training.
Sei Shin Kan Reading Wado Karate club is established to offer traditional, high quality karate training to children and adults of all ages and abilities.
Sei Shin Kan welcomes all levels of karate students from beginners to senior grades, it has a family friendly atmosphere and also maintains standards of discipline and respect.
Sei Shin Kan seeks to partner with other styles of karate and other martial arts such as Ju-Jitsu, Aikido and Kendo to share, practice, learn and explore the depth of martial art.