Inducted into the A.M.A.H.O.F.(Inc) for 2020
Lifetime Achievement

Inducted into the W.K.U.H.O.F. for 2020
Lifetime Achievement


Kyoshi Dean Woodhams is highly respected and is one of Western Australia’s most significant Martial Arts Practitioners, with over 38 years of training, instructing and officiating in many different aspects of the Arts. Dean now works as a commissioner with the Combat Sports Commission (CSC) providing valuable advice based on his years of experience.  Dean has represented Australia many times as an official for bodies including: the Oceania Muay Thai Federation;and World Kickboxing Association and was responsible for overseeing officials for these International Events.
Dean’s qualifications are listed below
• Shichidan 8th degree in Zen Do Kai;
• Kyoshi 7th degree TetsuRyu Karate (founder);
• 1st Degree Black Belt Bojutsu Staff Fighting;
• 1st degree Black Belt Kombatan Arnis Stick and knife fighting (W.A. first Black Belt
Dean’s commitment to Martial Arts is evident through his passion and continuous learning and the high quality of his students he continues to produce and inspire through his school.