Legends of the Masters

Grandmaster Paquette (RI heir) holds the rank of 10th Degree Black Belt and 3rd Knight of the institute. Mr. Paquette first began his training with...
He holds a MBA Degree from the United States. In the day time, Mak works in a Director position for a commercial organization in Hong Kong. He...
Founder of Shito Ryu. 17th generation to Keimochi dynasty (Aristocratic title of ranked families in Okinawa). In 1902, at the age of 13 Mabuni Sensei...
Legend states that a Shaolin priest known as "The Begging Monk" uses various hand and foot techniques to fend off attackers at the monastery (killing...
Lee Myoung Bak and President Barack Obama showing off their taekwondo skills. Looks like Obama could kick the Korean president’s but fairly handily....
Master James Willard is a Vietnam War veteran who served as an Army Green Beret. I believe it was that practical combat experience which motivated...
Originally from New York City, Antonio speaks Chinese, Khmer, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Thai. He holds diplomas from universities in the...
KENWA MABUNI (1889-1952) was born in Shuri, the 17th generation descendant of one of the bravest warriors of Okinawan nobility. As a child, Kenwa...
Sukuhei Yoshida was supposedly James Mitose's maternal grandfather. He taught James the family's style of martial arts along with Choki Motobu (...
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Jeffery Lynn Oliver was born July 17, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was introduced to martial arts by his second oldest brother, Gerald Oliver, in...
Zoran Sevic began his martial arts training in Parker’s Kenpo under Lee Wedlake in early 1981 when he was 16. He trained at this school for a little...
Djeams Muse also known as Jim a young immigrant born in the island of Haiti in 1972. He moved to the US in 1983 during the Duvalier revolution....
Guru Grundie George Brewster began his studies of the martial arts in the early 1950’s in Boston, Massachusetts. He joined the YMCA and the Boston...
Daniel Levinson is a certified Fight Director and Fight Instructor with Fight Directors Canada, and the Past President of Fight Directors Canada....
Sifu Choe On traveled from his native Ah Wu district in south China to Malaysia.
Mr. John Francis - Sah Bum Nim Mr. John Francis is a certified 3rd degree black belt instructor in the World Tang Soo Do Association. His martial...
Fu Wing-Fay (1913-1993) started to study martial arts at the age of 4. Through his fathers connection, Fu Wing-Fay was able to learn from a number of...
Autobiography of Steve Zalazowski, 2011 Seems like as far back as I can remember I was fascinated with martial arts. Being an ADHD kid looking for an...
In 1971, these two men – Joseph Nesta and Paul Taylor – began their training in one of the offshoots of Kempo that had come to New England via...
Management consultant David Allen is a best-selling author ("Getting Things Done"), who runs a multimillion dollar company. A black belt in karate,...