Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt)
Chief Instructor of St Pete Aikido
Matt Addison started training Aikido under Sensei Gina Boccolucci in Tampa prior to his move across the bay. Matt currently holds the rank of Nidan (2nd-degree black belt). He heads up the dojo's children's program along with the St Pete dojo under the direction of Sensei Reuven Lirov and Pinellas County Aikikai.
Matthew's Responsibilities Include Little, Junior, and Senior Samurai Training Programs, and School Break Programs (including Summer Camps).
Cross Training: Tai Chi, Wing Chun, jujitsu certified practicing Chinese herbalist