Began studies at the University of Guelph, Ontario and began training in the International Butokukai, with Sensei D. Fairbatiuk, and Sensei E. Nelson. Attended seminars with O' Sensei Kim in the coming years.
Graduated, B.Sc. (Hons) genetics.
Began study of Yang Style Tai Chi.
Began graduate degree in Scottish History and the University of Guelph.
Sho-Dan Shorinji Ryu Karate Do (1st master degree) Butokukai International, Canada.
Began Ninjutsu, with Canada Ninjutsu, Sensei S. Lai, which included Traditional Chinese Medicine and Qi Kung.
Graduated Ph.D. Scottish History, and began work at various universities in Canada.
Sho-Dan Shui Kyu (1st master degree) Ninjutsu.
Moved to family home in Scotland, founded Gaelic Language teaching centre.
Trained with the Scottish Shotokan Academy.
Studied Traditional Traditional Chinese Medicine at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, Reading, England.
Graduated Licensed Acupuncturist.
Studied Chinese Herbal Medicine at the Shulan College, Manchester, England.
Began study of Kyoshu Jutsu with Prof Rick Clark, USA.
Lecturer at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Skye began Shorinji Karate Clubs in the College in Skye and later in Tain, Ross-shire
Ni-Dan Karate Do (2nd master degree), Northern Budo Alliance, Scotland.
San-Dan Karate Do (3rd master degree), Northern Budo Alliance, Scotland.
Joined the Kokusai Butokukai.
Awarded San-Dan Shorinji Ryu Karate Do (3rd master degree) by O' Sensei Chalamon.
Yon-Dan Shidoin (4th master degree) by Sensei Claudio Artusi, Italian Budo Alliance.
Graduated Dr. Science in Alternative Medicines, Indian Board of Alternative Medicine, Kolkata, India.
Travelled to Nanjing and Beijing, China to study FSN acupuncture.
Appointed a Fellow Member of the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture (ATCM UK).
Elected as a council member for the FSN Committee of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies, Beijing.
1980 to present
Solo piping competitor in numerous events throughout North America and Scotland.
2018 to present
Assistant Lead Piper and then (2019) Lead Piper for the Saor Alba (Free Scotland) Pipes and Drums.
Awarded Go-Dan Shorinji Ryu Karate Do (5rd master degree) and Renshi by O' Sensei Chalamon.