Sensei Syed is a black belt with twelve years of martial arts experience in Shotokan karate style trained by Sensei  Ahcene Moussaoui 7th dan , Sensei Xavier Boulanger and the Founder of Alfa Shotokan karate club Sensei Albertas Gustis

Syed has attended multiple courses from  Sensei Hitoshi Kasuya 8th dan and chief instructor of WSKF 8th dan Tomiko Mitsukoka.

Syed believes that Karate is not confined to the borders of the dojo but is a way of life.