Evan Bester

Evan Bester

Junior Instructor
1st Dan (Shodan) obtained in 2018.
Age:17
Grade 12 learner at Grey College Secondary

Karate Experience

Started training karate in 2007. Joined Kovsie Karate in 2009.

Started teaching at Kovsie Karate in 2018. Coach Kovsie Karate junior athletes at Free State Karate trials and championships as well as SAJKA national championships.

Represented SAJKA national junior karate team in 2018 at the JKA Africa Karate championships in Jhb, winning a silver medal in kumite. Represented the Protea junior karate team in 2018 at the Commonwealth Karate championships in Durban SA winning a bronze medal in kumite. Selected to represent junior Protea team at the Africa Region 5 Karate championships in Windhoek Namibia in 2019 but had to withdraw from the championships due to an illness.