Meet the team.
Founding Director of Taijutsu Brisbane Martial Arts, Sensei Hayden, offers a diversified and unique approach to modern Martial Arts with over 12 years experience. With a commitment to finding the most efficient ways to teach complex principals in a easy to understand way. Together with his team he has created a vision for the school to be able to have our student extremely proficient in a short period of time. Sensei Hayden has a fun an d engaging teaching style that will ensure an exciting session every time.
2008: Began Formal Martial Arts Training
2010: Security Operations - Certificate II
2011: Fight Night – MMA Bout - 80kg
2012: Fight Night – MMA Bout - 80kg
2013: Toshindo - 1st Degree Black Belt
2014: Taijutsu Martial Arts – Founded Cairns Organisation
2014: Soul Fighting Championship - MMA Bout - 80kg
2015: Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu - 5th Degree Black Belt
2016: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – Blue Belt
2016: Taijutsu Martial Arts – Founded Brisbane Organisation
2018: Grappling Industries – 84kg - No Gi - Gold
2018: Grappling Industries – 84kg - Gi - Bronze
2019: Grappling Industries – 84kg - No Gi - Bronze
2019: Grappling Industries – 84kg - Gi - Silver
2019: Lockdown - No Gi 93kg – Gold
2019: Lockdown - No Gi 84kg – Bronze
Loves to cook and EAT!
Kindling to a fir
With a background in professional coaching and commercial sales Senpai Baden has a wealth of experience and understanding of coaching children to success. Senapai Baden's personal core values are integrity, honesty, empathy, accuracy, fairness, variety and loyalty have been in alignment with the core values of positions held in team environments.
Great with kids
With a background in childcare and hospitality, Ms Kirra brings a wealth of care and commitment to the team. Being part of the Taijutsu family has meant a huge change to Ms Kirra's life both personally and professionally; and loves to share this passion for growth in others. Ms Kirra also is part of our social media team and assists with coaching kids classes where she enjoys sharing her knowledge and making peoples day; "It's a blessing that I am very grateful for.! What Ms Kirra finds the most beautiful, is that once the students step onto the mat, they set foot into a new world of personal discovery.
Operations and Events
Loves a chat!
With a background in events, design and personal training Miss Emily intuitively and creatively facilitates are very welcoming and enjoyable experience here at Taijutsu. Miss Emily loves connecting with new people and enjoying life as it comes with all the really great experiences that it has on offer.
Through her dedicated attention to detail and her quick, effective learning ability, Miss Kristi has demonstrated that she has a solid understanding of Taijutsu concepts and practices. When coaching Ninja classes, Miss Kristi is always patient, kind and smiling. She has a passion for teaching and helping others, and is always eager to learn from her Sensei, peers, and students alike. When she is not learning or teaching Taijutsu, Senpai Kristi can usually be found reading a book, doing escape rooms, or studying to complete her Archaeology degree at the University of Queensland.