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Department Contacts


Steve Coupland

Vice President & Treasurer

Paul Campbell

Book Keeper

Andreas Michaelides

Registrations & Returns


All documents for Registrations, Instructors insurance, membership application, licence purchase and returns are to be sent via registration@englishkaratefederation.com only.

EKF Chief Referee

Dale Gamble

Performance Director

Winston Williams

Coaching & Coaches

National Kumite Coach
Junior Lefevre jleferve@englishkaratefederation.com

Assistant National Kumite Coaches
Dean Lowe
Satinder Singh Sehra ssehra@englishkaratefederation.com

National Kata Coach
Ady Gray adygray@englishkaratefederation.com

Assistant National Kumite Coaches
John Gardiner
Vasile Munteanu

National Para Coach
Matthew Handley para-karate@englishkaratefederation.com

Northern Region Kumite
Head Coach: Frank Pullano fpullano@englishkaratefederation.com
Assistant Coaches: Mark Holding
Assistant Coaches: ‘to be confirmed’

Midlands Region Kumite
Head Coach: Stennett Harvey
Assistant Coaches: Jory Chather jchather@englishkaratefederation.com
Assistant Coaches: Claire Kemp

South East Region Kumite
Head Coach: Paul Harris pharris@englishkaratefederation.com
Assistant Coach: Andy Walters
Assistant Coach: Chelsea Sydes

South West Region Kumite
Head Coach: Jerome Kumedzina
Assistant Coach: Ali Nyoni
Assistant Coach: Jamie Jewell jjewell@englishkaratefederation.com

Northern Region Kata
Head Coach: Kelly Horsfall
Assistant Coach: Melissa Williamson
Assistant Coach: Paul Wolstencroft

Southern Region Kata
Head Coach: Nariman Jeddi
Assistant Coach: Katie Simpson
Assistant Coach: Colin Smith

Squad Administrators

National Squad Administrator
Isla Hall squadadmin@englishkaratefederation.com
Senior Squad Administrator
Gregg Peers squadadmin@englishkaratefederation.com

Athlete Liason

Kate Karwacinsk

Child Protection Officer

Steve Coupland

Download Child Protection Safeguarding Incident Form here.
Visit The Child Protection in Sport Unit website

Medical Officer

Dave Inman



General Contact



EKF general enquiries phone number

07717 454 669

Office hours Monday - Friday 10am-5pm


All invoices for payment to be emailed to treasurer@englishkaratefederation.com

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