Kara Heit

Year Began Martial Arts: 2005

Kara Heit is the Head Instructor at Black Dragon Kai Beaudesert. She began training at the age of 8 years old and has been with the club ever since. Her role has transition from student, to assistant instructor, to instructor and now she is the Head Instructor at the HQ of Black Dragon Kai in Beaudesert.

Kara loves Martial Arts and enjoys studing new systems and concepts. She has also competed multiple times in different arts to gain better understanding and to challenge herself.

Martial Arts Ranks

  • Provisional 5th Khan - Muay Thai - Kru
  • 4th Degree Black Belt - Freestyle Taekwondo
  • Probationary 4th Degree Black Belt - Modern Martial Arts - Renshi
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt - Sport MMA - Coach
  • 1st Degree Black Belt - Arnis/Eskrima/Kali
  • 2nd Degree Blue Belt - Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Blue Belt - Kudo



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



  • Black Dragon Kai Student of the Year 2016
  • Black Dragon Kai Leadership Award 2020
  • Spirit of Black Dragon Kai Award 2019
  • Beaduesert Black Dragon Kai Leadership Award 2016
  • Beaudesert Spirit of Black Dragon Kai Award 2015
  • 25+ Sports Combat Matches Patch
  • Gold Kai



Competes in...

  • Full Contact Karate
  • Kudo (Japanese MMA)
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Freestyle Wrestling



  • Girls into Wrestling Champion


KUDO (Japanese MMA)

  • 2nd Place Australian Titles
  • 2nd Place Qld Titles


KYOKUSHIN (Full Contact Karate)

  • 2nd Place Qld Titles IKO1


Instructor at...

Beaduesert (est 1993)