Grandmaster Tim Kirby


9th Degree Black Belt / self defense expert and winner of multiple state and national karate championships and grand championships
Tim Kirby Instructor of Self Defense In Plano

Grandmaster Tim Kirby is one of the most recognizable names in Texas karate history. He’s the youngest ninth-degree black belt in Allen Steens world renowned brand of Texas karate, known for its excellence in the competitive ring and its effectiveness in the street– a no nonsense approach to self-defense.

With multiple Championships, Kirby is most proud of his coaching expertise, having brought many of his students to championships as well. With over 40 years of martial arts experience, he provides a unique and incomparable depth of experience in teaching people of all ages how to protect themselves.