Legends of the Masters

Lee Myoung Bak and President Barack Obama showing off their taekwondo skills. Looks like Obama could kick the Korean president’s but fairly handily....
David, B.Sc., born in Canada, is a graduate of the University of Toronto with majors in biochemistry & genetics, and computer science. He began...
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...
Originally from New York City, Antonio speaks Chinese, Khmer, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Thai. He holds diplomas from universities in the...
Bio
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...
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...
Parker was born in Hawaii on March 19, 1931, and raised a devout Mormon. When Ed was about eight years of age his father got him started in Judo. The...
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...
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...
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...
Sukuhei Yoshida was supposedly James Mitose's maternal grandfather. He taught James the family's style of martial arts along with Choki Motobu (...
Sifu Choe On traveled from his native Ah Wu district in south China to Malaysia.
Daniel Levinson is a certified Fight Director and Fight Instructor with Fight Directors Canada, and the Past President of Fight Directors Canada....
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...
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...
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....
Shaolin first became famous because the Tang Dynasty (618–907) saw fit to favor the monastery with its patronage as thanks for the role its monks...
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...
While I enjoyed martial arts films and longed to study it myself since my early childhood, I was not afforded the opportunity until I left home for...
Management consultant David Allen is a best-selling author ("Getting Things Done"), who runs a multimillion dollar company. A black belt in karate,...