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Professor Mario Yokoyama Graded Professor Philip Lindsay through to Black Belt in 2013. as seen in this photo above, with Professor Stuart Marks in attendance.
Having attended ongoing education in BJJ and in accordance with the promotional criteria, Philip has a 3rd degree Black Belt. First registered at the Australian Federation of Brasilian Jiu Jitsu, and then with the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation
AFBJJ link, smoothcomp, black belt certificate, and team certificate
Now established as the head professor for the Ōtepoti Dunedin dojo.
later registered with the IBJJF link, certificate, team link, and rules seminar
First attended in Melbourne when a brown belt, after several attendances of the pan pacific championships