Dan Stenning BJJ PortraitSempai Dan Stenning – Dan is the chief instructor of LondonBJJ.  He started training karate with Sensei Mark Fletcher at Family Karate in 1999.  After 6 years of training he received the rank of Shodan (1st degree Black Belt) with honours in the Shorin Ryu style of karate under Sensei Mark Fletcher and Renshi John Marshall.  Then, in 2008, he was promoted to the rank of Nidan (2nd degree Black Belt) with honours.  While still training karate, Dan was introduced to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu through Sensei Angelo Panoussis of the Orangeville Dojo and in September of 2010 received his Purple Belt in BJJ from Master Sylvio Behring and Professor Shah Franco.  “I continue to train and improve for the betterment of myself and my students.” – Sempai Dan