Tsuyoshi Koyama

Tsuyoshi Koyama

Yoshi was born and raised in Christchurch, and moved up to Auckland in 2009. He started BJJ in April 2011, and has trained at Tu Kaha since day 1!

Yoshi takes the Friday 6:30-7:30pm fundamentals class, which he has run since mid 2017.

Class consists of a short warmup using BJJ techniques, technique discussion and drilling, rounds of specific situational sparring designed to help you practice and apply what you’ve learned, and a debrief to ask any questions.

Achievements so far:

  • 2018 Auckland Nogi Regionals Silver (purple belt)
  • 2016 NZ Nationals Gold (blue belt)
  • 2015 NZ Nationals Silver (blue belt)
  • 2015 NZ Nogi Nationals Bronze (blue belt)