About Us

Louie L Matthews

  • Louie L Matthews established the Impact Karate Academy in 1994..
  • I’ve taught martial arts for 27 years.
  • The equivalent of a black belt in judo
  • I am a 4th degree black belt in kobudo
  • In World Nunchaku Combat Championships, 2nd Place Finish
  • Sport Nunchaku World Championships: 2nd Place Finish Freestyle
  • Credential in self-defense from an accredited university
  • Member of the child protection system NVQ in Ju-Jitsu/sport and recreation Film and television Fight Coordinator

Meet The Senseis

Louie L Matthews
Head Instructor
Kyle L Foster
Senior Instructor
Shimon Mizokuchi
Team Leader
Akio Matsumoto
Gingo Usui

Our Dojo

The Dojo has the following features:

  • There are separate changing facilities for men and women.
  • Toilets.
  • Mats that go from floor to ceiling.

Everything you’ll need for Kobudo and beyond (black belt).