The LSKA's Chief Instructor, Sensei Richard Pavšič, has represented Yugoslavia, Slovenia and Great Britain at local, national and international competitions.
He was 15 times the Slovenian National Champion, 3 times Yugoslavian National Champion, and with numerous European & World Championship placings, he has a wealth of competitive and coaching experience to pass on.
He trained under Japanese Senseis Takashi Tokuhisa and Taiji Kase in Slovenia.
He found a club to continue his training with and has been training here ever since. He finally realised his ambition in 2010 with the establishment of his own association - the Lancashire Shotokan Karate Academy.
Sensei Richard Pavšič