Okinawa Goju Ryu Karate

NEW ZEALAND OKINAWA GOJU RYU KARATE
A.G.K.A BLACK BELT OF THE YEAR

Since 1987, the Auckland Goju-Ryu Karate Association has presented a trophy to the most deserving Black Belt for the year. With the untimely passing of founding dojo karateka Grant Faulkner, on 16th December 2012, this trophy has been renamed the Grant Faulkner Memorial Trophy.

Listed below are the past recipients of this much coveted trophy and also the current holder of the trophy.

Lynne BBOTY

2013 LYNNE DAVEY - HENDERSON HONBU DOJO

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

1987   Simon Beaummont / Tony Faulds
1988   Susan Lott
1989   Dale Forrester
1990   Gay West
1991   Chris Brown
1992   Della Proffit
1993   Troy Marriage
1994   Aaron Barrett
1995   Genevieve Neo
1996   Barry Knutson
1997   Tina-Lee Viskovich
1998   Tina-Lee Viskovich
1999   David Layzell
2000   Chu Kay
2001   Damian Walker
2002   Reiko Kunimatsu
2003   Ryan Jarmey
2004   Ashley Old
2005   Sonja Tempelhoff / Karin Tempelhoff
2006   Rebekah Ward
2007   Mal Riley
2008   Anton Alexeev
2009   Michael Samuels
2010   Amanda Tauber
2011   Sennen Harry
2012   Aaron Boyd
2013   Lynne Davey