Senpai Mel began training in January 2012 and in her own words "the rest is history!" She achieved her 1st Dan black belt in 2015, earned her 2nd Dan in July 2018 and has been teaching at the club for the past 2 years.
She has competed in and won numerous clicker competitions as part of the IKK organisation and has meticulous attention to detail within her training which is a focus for her when teaching the younger students.
Senpai Mel is a dedicated member to the club, regularly attending the annual IKK Summer Camp and when she is not competing, she attends the other competitions IKK put on throughout the year to support the students.
Senpai Mel Harris is one of our three junior instructors who focuses on the technical aspects of Karate.