Brian starting training in Scotland in 1971 after having gained his black belt at Judo. After training in several different countries he finally settled in North Wales where he introduced Tae Kwon Do. He left it as one of the strongest regions before moving to Preston to form the NWTKD. He has trained under the top world masters including Masters Ki Ha Rhee, Hee Il Cho and Han Cha Kyo. He has produced over 300 black belts in his career. He is now a 6th Dan Black Belt.