1st Dan – Kyushin Ryu Jujitsu
NOAS Level 1
Sensei Monique joined Kyushin Ryu Jujitsu at 13 years of age in 2014 at Pine Rivers Dojo. Before advancing to the Senior classes in 2015, Monique achieved the rank of Junior Orange Belt with Green Tip.
In 2015 Monique became a Sempai after passing the course and began to help with the Sub-Juniors and Juniors at both the Zillmere and Pine Rivers Dojos. During her studies as a regular student, she achieved the rank of Senior 1st Kyu (Brown with Black Tip) in November 2019.
After training for a year, Sensei Monique achieved the rank of Sho Dan (1st Degree Black Belt) in October 2020. Upon receiving her black belt, Monique took a year off to focus on her educational studies to become a Primary School Teacher.
After her year long break, Monique then took on the role of Senior Coach at the Pine Rivers Dojo in 2022.