Andy is the founder and head of Northstar Ju Jitsu (NSJJ). He has spent more than 38 years training, competing and researching all aspects of martial arts and personal wellbeing worldwide. He is passionate about teaching martial arts as a legitimate path to understanding oneself and helping his students to see the link between training in the dojo and living a courageous life. Andy has established a network of like-minded senior students who have gone on to teach Northstar Ju Jitsu within their own dojos, making NSJJ accessible throughout Sydney and Perth. He has also written and recorded a thorough online NSJJ Academy that adds a new dimension to the quality of how martial arts is taught and allows Northstar Ju Jitsu to be studied anywhere in the world. An author of several eBooks and a prolific blogger, Andy presents education on a multitude of topics related to martial arts and life. Above all, Andy finds his greatest inspiration teaching all levels of students at his beautiful dojo in the heart of Sydney's inner west. His method of teaching is fun and he inspires the students to do their best by motivating them in a positive way at all times. Sydney, NSW.