Senpai Donna has been training since the 1980’s at the time under Shihan Martin Marlborough. She has had the privilege to train with Hanshi Steve Arneil, Shihan Joe Claranino and Shihan Mac Robertson and attended seminars with Joe Claranino.
Senpai Donna has represented Kyokushin over the years at local, national and international competitions in kata and clicker, gaining the title of Ladies Kata Champion in 2014 and retaining the title in 2015.
During her time as a student within Kyokushin Senpai Donna has enjoyed Summer Camps, Winter camps, Weekend seminars, Beach training and Celtic Geri Challenges.
In 2017 Donna felt it was time she opened her own club in Perth. Under the guidance of Shihan Iain Rodger, she intends to carry on the Kyokushin Spirit.