Kancho Anthony Hockley

Anthony Hockley

Grand Master

Grand Master Anthony Hockley has studied martial arts since 1979. Through over 40 years of experience he has trained in martial arts styles from all around the world, earning black belt & instructor grade levels in 21 martial arts systems, some of which are listed above. Having both trained and graded internationally, he has had the honour of learning from many internationally recognised instructors, including Senior Grand Master Chuck Sullivan, Master Carlos Machado, Shihan Dana Abbott, Sensei Benny ‘The Jet’ Uquidez, Hanshi Ramon Lawrence OAM, Supreme Grand Master Cacoy Canete, Sifu Larry Hartsell, and many more.

Martial arts in not about fighting it’s about helping real people feel good about themselves and achieving something in their lives. Becoming a black belt is about self-perfection of one’s character not building one’s ego. I may get called Master, but I am always a student of the arts and always will train with an open mind and love in my heart.

Current Ranks

10th Degree Black Belt,
IKCA Chinese Kenpo
10th Degree Black Belt,
IKKA - International Kenpo Karate Academies Kenpo Karate
9th Degree Black Belt,
Koshindo Ju-Jitsu
8th Degree Black Belt,
Hawaii Kosho Ryu Kenpo Karate
6th Degree Black Belt,
Kung Fu Karate-Do
5th Degree Black Belt,
4th Degree Brown Belt,
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Carlos Machado Jiu-Jitsu Assoc.)
Certified Instructor,
Filipino Martial Arts - Kali-Eskrima-Arnis-Silat

Other Achievements

  • 7-time Hall of Fame inductee
  • Australian Institute of Fitness – Master Trainer
  • Ukidokan Kickboxing Instructor
  • IKF 3rd World Kyudo Taikai Tokyo – Australian Representative and Finalist
  • National Sports Karate Museum (USA) – Australian Ambassador
  • AMAA Martial Arts Masters & Pioneers – Biography book inclusion 2019
  • Australasian Martial Arts Hall of Fame (AMAHOF) – Vice President


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