Black Belt Plus has Classes in Burleigh Heads, Perfect for Kids, Teens, and Adults Martial Arts Lessons.
Since we’ve opened, we’ve been dedicated to changing the lives of people one person at a time, through martial arts, education and coaching. We strive to provide a safe, comfortable and welcoming atmosphere for all students and family members. We take pride in creating an environment for individuals to achieve, develop and succeed in their personal goals.
We strongly believe that martial arts can be for everyone, regardless of age, gender or experience levels. Throughout all of our programs, students will not only learn the necessary skill sets to protect themselves, we stand behind our realistic and practical approach, confident it will enable every member to achieve greatness and live their best life. Try our martial arts classes, karate classes and taekwondo classes in our Gold Coast Martial Arts School.
Get To Know Our World Class Instructors
Founder and Owner – Over his 29 years in teaching Martial Arts, Jonathan Hourigan has a wealth of experience.
He is an internationally certified Instructor and pioneer for child development, curating innovative programs that specifically target anti-bullying, self defence and personal growth.
His carefully designed curriculum equips children with the physical and mental skills needed to achieve through schooling, lead a peaceful home life, and become the best possible version of themselves.
As both founder and Chief Instructor of Black Belt Plus, Jonathon is at the forefront of the industry with a passion to go beyond the expectations of traditional Martial Arts practice, and create an outlet to inspire and empower today’s youth
Olivia has been training with Black Belt Plus for 21 years. She holds a 3rd Degree Black Belt and is also a qualified accountant. Olivia has been working with Black Belt Plus since 2010 and teaches all the Black Belt Plus programs. As the school programs co-ordinator she is responsible for managing events and monitoring systems. Olivia also has a keen interest in curriculum development for our martial arts school.
James is a 2nd degree black belt and has been training with Black Belt Plus for 14 years and teaching since 2013. James teaches the full range of Black Belt Plus programs and has a passion for educating children. He is an energetic and caring instructor who loves seeing results in his students. He goes the extra mile to ensure his students are happy and progressing