Daren holds 5th dan in Aikido and 1st dan in jujutsu. With many years of Aikido teaching experience he is a senior coach within the National Aikido Federation and a Certified Coach within the British Aikido Board (National Governing Body).
Leighton Felson holds 3rd dan in Aikido as well as 2nd kyu (Blue belt) in jujutsu.
He has practiced Aikido since 1993 and had Coaching Level 1 qualification from BAB. He has taught classes since 2003.
A renowned fitness fanatic, Leighton bring experience from a variety of fitness classes to bear in his warm ups as well as using his experience from boxing & grappling classes