John is the Technical and Grading Officer for our area. He established the area in 1998. He has over 40 years of continuous judo experience in both coaching and contest. John is a past national medallist in contest judo.
Syliva Barton is a 1st Dan holds a Level 1 & 2 FPJ Award, is well versed in Kata, she is currently the Area Secretary and also Area Treasurer.