About Us

The Sansum Family are all practising martial Artists who have been active in the North of Scotland since 1999. Lee is recognised as one of the Worlds leading Kick Boxing coaches, his son Damon is a multi Word Champion and Kate is the Organisations fitness specialist, herself a Scottish Champion.

Lee protecting Diana Princess of Wales.World President of the World Martial Kombat Federation, Lee Sansum 7th Dan leads his Team of professional Instructors teaching Sport Kickboxing and specialised Self Protection throughout the Highlands of Scotland and Lee training Nigerian specialist security operatorsAberdeenshire with classes in Stonehaven, Elgin, Lossiemouth, Forres, Grantown and Inverness. His unique style of teaching encourages confidence and self belief and his record of success certainly backs this up. Lee is internationally recognised as an expert in self-defence following his High Profile Body Guard work with people such as Diana Princess of Wales. He started his Martial Arts journey in Manchester in the late 1970s and has Black Belts in Karate, Jujitsu and Kickboxing. He has competed Internationally for over 20 years winning British and European titles and a World Championship silver medallist.

Damon Sansum 3rd Dan holds several World titles in Kickboxing and is regarded as the best kicker in the World by the British programme director. He teaches in his own Academy in Forres and provides seminars and workshops for the group. Damon is currently training for the 2012 Olympics and brings the latest training concepts back to Scotland. We are regarded as a Centre of Excellence for Kick Boxing and have many World Champions training throughout our Black Belt Academies.

Kate Sansum is married to Lee and is a highly qualified fitness Instructor, Martial Arts Coach and Scottish Champion. Kate is the Organisations administrator and keeps all the Instructors up to date with the Martial Arts programme and the martial arts industry.

Whether you are interested in kickboxing classes or martial arts in Stonehaven, Elgin, Lossiemouth, Forres, Grantown or Ivnerness we have the right programme for you.

Thank You for choosing Sansum Black Belt Academy and we look forward to seeing you soon at your local Martial Arts Academy. Lee, Kate and Damon Sansum