Saturday, February 24, 2018
Sugarr Banks, Senior Instructor
sugfitkicktorsoSugarr Banks is a 5th Degree Blackbelt who began her study of martial arts in 1981. She is the LifeForce Senior Instructor. She is, also, certified as a fitness instructor by the University of South Carolina's Exercise Science Department. She is a former American Fitness Professionals and Associates (AFPA) Certified Group Fitness Instructor. She is updated monthly by the Martial Arts Teacher's Association (MATA) on the latest group instructional techniques for martial arts training.
Her accomplishments include:
  • Karate Illustrated's #1 Rated Blackbelt Women's Fighter - New York / New Jersey Region (1984)
  • Battle of Atlanta (at that time one of the largest karate tournaments in the U.S., attracting nearly 2000 competitors from the U.S., Canada and Latin America.) - Brown Belt Women's Fighting Champion (1982)
  • Assistant coach to state, regional and national champions