(Chief Instructor & Branch President )
Nalaka Lasantha began Kyokushin Karate training in Colombo in 2002, under Shihan Prasanna Fernando of the Kyokushin Karate Honbu Dojo, Sri Lanka. In 2006 he fought at the world Riyu-Jitsu International Karate Championship in Abu Dhabi where he showed great fighting spirit and won best 7th. He was nominated Assistant Instructor and Hon. Secretary in 2005. In 2007, completed his “10-Men Kumite” under the direction of Shihan Prasanna Fernando and was promoted to the rank of Shodan. Nalaka Lasantha was selected to represent Sri Lanka at the first SARC Open Karate Tournament in Bangalore, India. In 2009, in the heavy weight category, he won the 1st place in 1st National Full Contact Karate Tournament of Sri Lanka was held under the patronage of the Sri Lanka Ministry of the Sports. Also he have represented at numerous full contact Karate Tournaments & seminars throughout Sri Lanka.In 2011, he was appointed Head Instructor of Sri Lanka by Shihan Prasanna Fernando. Sensei Nalaka Lasantha now devotes his life to training our students and has been contributing to the spread of Kyokushin Karate as the Head Instructor of the Kyokushin Budo Karate Community Sri Lanka.