Ian Hyotoshi Pucek is a 5th Degree Black Belt in To-Shin-Do and a Senior Instructor with over 30 years of experience. Hyotoshi’s military background gives him an interesting perspective on protecting one’s self in all aspects of life. Students say he embodies the essence of warriorship while remaining approachable. In addition to his practical approach to dealing with conflict, Hyotoshi enjoys assisting others on the path to becoming a fully actualized human being.
Ian Lietoshi Sanderson is our Head Instructor, 3rd degree Black Belt. He amazes everyone with his outdoor skills, tracking, and knife-fighting. He is also highly trained as a group and individual facilitator in wilderness and civilized settings. He teaches adult and youth To-Shin Do classes, private lessons, and our popular Ninja Secrets class presenting advanced tactical concepts.
Each Coach, Trainer, and Instructor at the Boulder Quest Center is a graduate of An-shu Stephen K. Hayes‘ SKH Quest Center Leadership College, schooled in how to help you discover your own insights into personal power, resourcefulness, broad vision, peace of mind, and happiness. They also bring their own deep talents and backgrounds and integrate those with their teaching style, so that you have access to a truly astonishing array of talents and histories through our staff.
Casey Toland is a 2nd Degree Black Belt, a Texan transplant who moved to CO with the intention to teach and train in to-Shin Do. He and his wife Loy brighten the dojo with their training enthusiasm. Casey specializes in promoting realistic training and physical fitness.