Meet the Instructors


All our Instructors are K.A.T.T.A. approved with a vast experience in competition and teaching. Many have competed in international competitions over several years.

You can find out more about them by clicking the highlighted links below each name.


Alan K Parish

Alan K Parish member of K.A.T.T.A. Club Founder , Range Master and Instructor , International Thrower. World Champion U.K.A.T. 2022 in Carpi Italy. 2 Times UK Champion 2017 and 2022. 6th place overall in Hungary at the World Championship 2017. Silver medal winner 5mtr axe in World Championships Czech Republic 2018. Silver medal winner World Championships in Newark 2019. UK Ranking # 1. Holder of several UK records. Technical advisor and Instructor for Celebrity Big Brother Axe Throwing Task 2018.Instructor to Mackenzie Davis 2020 ( Grace from Terminator Dark Fate).– Technical advisor and knife thrower for the Lucky Me music video by Phoebe Green. Click to go to Knife Throwing Resume


Roger Arnay

Roger Arnay ( Columbo ) Member of K.A.T.T.A. Club Founder and International Thrower – Knife Throwing Resume Skilled leather sheath and belt maker. See leather work page.


Terry Longhurst

Terry Longhurst ( Woody ) Member of K.A.T.T.A. Club Founder , Outdoor enthusiast and life long Scouter instrumental in bringing hawk throwing to the greater London area. Holding senior roles at County, District and Group levels.Terry also co founded Bushscout ( )and also writes for the Bushcraft journal magazine and co edited the Haynes Outdoor Adventure Manual and has written resources for the UK Scout Association. Terry organises and runs the scout courses at the range.



Mandy Micra-Marciano
Member of KATTA. Ranked number 2 in the UK for ladies knife and axe in 2019 and 2020. Knife Throwing Resume Joined E.B.T in Sept 2017. Got hooked immediately, but was seriously rubbish for months, all the instructors were very patient with me! and then it clicked. International Thrower.
First competed in the summer of 2018 in the UK championships where I won 3rd place for ladies overall knife.
Hooked on competitions now and won many medals since
. You will always notice me because I like pink.


Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson-Member of K.A.T.T.A. International Thrower. Knife Throwing Resume. Even throwing in sleet is not a problem for him. Has been throwing for several years with increasing success.


Phil Marciano

Phil Marciano – Member of K.A.T.T.A. – International Thrower – I have been throwing since September 2017. I have competed in two Euro championships, Czech Republic in 2018 and Newark 2019. I have competed in two UK championships, both at Woodend Warriors, 2018 and 2019 and 2021, winning a gold medal in the mystery throw in 2019. Also competed in events across the UK and internationally. Loves the sound of the thunk. Knife throwing Resume

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