Meet Dave Hazard; world class martial artist. A 7th dan black belt in Shotokan karate, he's as respected in the tough streets, bars and clubs of the East End of London as he is in the best karate dojo in Japan. His reputation is legendary. He's faced down many tough challenges as a street fighter but also as a mentor and teacher. As a member of the Great British karate team, Dave fought for his country, facing some of the world's leading martial artists in both competition and the highly dangerous and demanding sparring of the dojo, where no rules apply...Born into a harsh world which demanded that you learn how to look after yourself and those around you, Dave Hazrd grew into a complex and extraordinary man. The ups and downs of his remarkable life, and the challenges he's overcome throughout it, prove he is truly a force to be reckoned with - a living embodiment of the power of the mind as well as the fist.