** MEET A MEMBER **
Master Martin Stolpe-Thomsen
MAAS INTERNATIONAL’S Representative for Denmark
About Martin Stolpe-Thomsen:
44 yrs. Old and a martial artist to the bone. Has been training martial arts since age 6. And started with Ninjutsu classes and Self-defense under Sensei Kurt Mark, a head instructor from the Danish Police Academy. He has trained various other systems like Kyokushin Karate, Krav Maga, BJJ and shoot fighting, but has always circled back to the “Swiss Army Knife” Jiu-Jitsu.
Has Trained with the Danish Police, The RDAF, The Swedish police and Secret police in both countries. Is a certified instructor for kids, youth and adults at the DGI.
Has trained under / with Masters like Ole Kringelbach, Soke Karlsson, Soke Morris, Master Giancarlo, Master Hogsander, Shihan Jan Sell and many others. Holds 4th Dan in Jiu-Jitsu and is the Master black belt and co-founder of Tora Ryu Jiu-Jitsu.
“…and all around nice guy and martial artist…” -editor