Sensei Alexander Diaz Dehaney 3rd Dan is the Chief Instructor at the Hoppers Crossing Karate School. Sensei Alex started Karate at the age of 6 in Cuba. He became the Cuban National Champion at the age of 15 and then trained and studied with the state team from the age of 16. He migrated to Australia 6 years ago, not knowing a word of English and began his Australian karate journey at Battistello Karate School. Sensei Alex has a deep passion for karate both competing and teaching he loves to encourage his students to do the same. Sensei Alex was lucky enough to be able to open his own dojo Hoppers Crossing Karate School in 2017 with the help and support from Sensei Luc and Sensei Sonia.
2018 National Australian Karate Champion
2013 National Australian Karate Champion
5 Time Cuban National Champion
Victorian State Champion
Melbourne Karate League Champion
2019 competitor in WKF Montreal, Canada
Currently on the Karate Victoria Team