Geoff Thompson (karateka)

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Geoff Thompson
StyleWado-ryu Karate[1]
WebsiteOfficial site

Geoff Thompson MBE is a British karateka. He is the winner of multiple European Karate Championships and World Karate Championships medals.[2] Geoff was honoured in 1995 in the Queens New Year’s Honours list with an MBE for his services to sport.[3] He is Founder and Executive Chair of the Youth Charter a UK based charity established in 1993.[4][5][6][7]



  1. ^ "Memoirs of a Karate Fighter". Retrieved 1 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Interview: Geoff Thompson – Street-fighting miracle man". Independent. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Geoff Thompson MBE – Personally Speaking Bureau". Retrieved 9 February 2017.
  4. ^ "Black youths to get top role models". Guardian. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  5. ^ "BIG INTERVIEW: Choosing culture over crime – Geoff Thompson MBE, founder, Youth Charter for Sport, Culture and Arts". CYPN. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  6. ^ "Alan Hubbard: Big Geoff Thompson is invisible only to the powers in British sport, it seems". Inside. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  7. ^ "The Rise of the Social Entrepreneur". Retrieved 30 November 2014.