Gemma Holden

Year Began Martial Arts: 2005

Gemma Holden began training in Martial Arts with Black Dragon Kai as a young girl. She has been a major figure in many students development, first as a Lead Instructor in the Beaudesert Club and then as the Head Instructor of the Boonah club. Currently Gemma is no longer regulary teaching however she regularly helps teach her old students as well as new ones at the Boonah and Beaudesert Black Dragon Kai clubs.

Martial Arts Ranks

  • Advanced 1st Degree Black Belt - Modern Martial Arts - Sensei
  • Black Belt - Arnis/Eskrima/Kali
  • Green Level - Muay Thai
  • Blue & White Belt - Sport MMA
  • 1st Degree White Belt - Brazilian Jiu Jitsu



  • Certificate II in Sports Coaching (Majoring in Martial Arts Instruction)
  • Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Children - Blue Card



  • Black Dragon Kai Student of the Year 2018
  • Gold Kai


Instructor at

Boonah (est 2005)