Master Instructor Mr Gavin Salter
Mr. Gavin Salter was introduced to martial arts in the late 1970’s. As a child he was involved in Judo, and Karate as a teenager. Finding both these forms of martial arts rigid and not attuned to Australian way of life, he began training in National Tae Kwon Do In 1988. Mr Salter progressed through the ranks quickly training in Canberra and on the Gold Coast reaching black belt in 1990. He began Instructing Classes in 1991.
As his strengths and belief in his martial art developed Mr Salter incorporated his own balance of self defence, fitness, personal development and life skills training into his curriculum. In the Years to follow Mr Salter became Senior Instructor of the Gold Coast opening various training Centres and was appointed Chief Instructor of the Gold Coast in 2000,He then was promoted to Master Instructor of Queensland in years to follow.
Mr Salter, due to his tireless dedication and evolution of the art now runs the most successful martial arts school in the Gold Coast area which offers over 40 classes each week . Theses students range from beginners to Black Belts, Children to Adults, Assistant instructors to Fully Qualified Instructors,Senior Instructors and Chief Instructor. Mr Salter is insistent that his Instructors understand that the student’s individual progress is the most important focus of their attention. That’s why his instructors of all ranks, continue to be students themselves. They attend classes, take special instructor training and method training and continually work to improve their ability to help students reach their goals.
As a true martial artist,Master Instructor Mr Gavin Salter continues to keep himself in top physical condition and sustains his development in Tae Kwon-Do training and Teaching Methods.