· · COLIN REEVE
The Shotokai College
· · COLIN REEVE
Colin Reeve was born in August 1945 in Newcastle.
He started practising Karate-do at Chowa Karate Academy, North Shields, in June 1965, at the age of 19.
It would be usual for Colin
to have practised up to 6 days a week, often twice a day in his
This would have included attending around 25 weekend courses plus Summer, Spring and Autumn camps.
Colin served as Technical Director and Chairman of Harada's organisation Karate-Do Shotokai (KDS).
Colin founded the Shotokai College in 1995.
practices daily and teaches at the College headquarters in Ascot, and leads local and national courses and camps throughout the year.
embodies the spirit of the College in his
pioneering approach to teaching and learning.
This is evident in the way he
creates an evocative blend of classical contemporary thinking and practice that results in a community committed to the Practice of Possibility and the Art of Living.
College members are constantly engaged in the quest to lead a more fulfilling life through the adventure that Colin
Mastery programmes - intense courses of learning have been developed by Colin
to tap into participants' potential and greatly enhance the learning experience and potential progress - at an intellectual, emotional and physical level.
These programmes are typically run bi-annually and last around 6 months.
Their impact is significant for the practitioners, and in keeping with the spirit of the Shotokai College
, the effects are felt and have real impact in all aspects of the individual's life.
Most recently Colin
devised a Teacher Leader programme, the purpose of which was to awaken participants to their leadership potential and develop teachers and leaders for the future.
Upon completing the programme, Colin
awarded, for the first time in the College's history, Certificates of Transmission to his
Click here to read about Transmission within the Shotokai College
applies and develops his
experience as a global leadership consultant in the organisation he
founded over 20 years ago, R & A Consultancy and Training.
Working with the top talent and leaders from many top 100 FTSE companies, he
helps them maximise energy, potential and leadership.
is credited with helping develop vibrant cultures that result in inspired people and exceptional performance.
He is a world class coach, helping business leaders and sports professionals greatly improve performance, and become leaders in their field.
As a business speaker, Colin
wisdom to help leaders, teams and organisations tap into the motivation, passion, and inspiration of their people.
Colin is an NLP master trainer and master coach, and a fellow of the CIPD.
As an author he
has written the Way of Artistry and Grace which is a distillation of a lifetime of sports and business coaching and expertise.
is currently in the process of writing his