Legends of the Masters

Born in McAllen, Texas on 3/6/45, eldest of six children. Graduated from high school in 1963, and went into the Navy. Served on the USS Forestall...
Grandmaster Ki Whang Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea in 1920. He was the son of wealthy parents, who were actively involved in the shipping...
Soul of a Monk, Mind of a Scholar, Spirit of a Warrior The founder and Master Instructor of the Tao Institute, Frank J. Paolillo, is a certified...
Through his father, who was Judoka, Sensei Züllich was introduced to martial arts at the age of 6 years. In the early years of his Budosportlaufbahn...
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Desmond Diaz, Renshi 5th Dan Renshi Diaz Started Martial Arts training at age 12 in Shorin Ryu Karate Under Sensei James Thomas in Brooklyn NY 1992...
Ausberto Ariza, known as Hanshi, is the founder and Chairman to the board Of Directors to the AJWBA FOUNDATION – A governing body and global entity...
Grandmaster Li, Mao-Ching (李茂清) was born in Qingdao city (青島市), China, on July 5, 1927. He first began training martial arts in 1934 when he was...
The Rowe is not human. The Rowe is some Eldritch creature from a time before time. It is a force of nature with only one purpose: to cull the weak so...
 Yang Hong Xiu (1864-1944) Hui. Guan County man. Modern boxing master. Rose into the Church under the tutelage of his childhood, Maro dimension, etc...
A professional martial artist of stalwart build and great talent, demonstrated a tornado jump kick and his legs swept over everyone's head. Shen is...
Ignacio R. Moreira “Nacho” as every one knows him was born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. First born son of Ignacio Moreira Pacheco and Priscilla Gomez...
Inicios en Bolivia. El Arte Marcial del Kenpo llega a Bolivia entre los años 1960 - 1964, introducido por el Sensei Carlos Gestri quien aprende a su...
1. I vow to train with all I am. 2. I vow to honor all in mind and action. 3. I vow to abstain from impurities that may hinder my skill. 4. I vow to...
I trained with Sigung Farmer for a short while, and he had a custom of embracing one another at the end of each class. He would always say something...
Jean Jacques Machado was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was born with Amniotic Band Syndrome, which left him without fingers on his...
Grand Master Kim's Kwan is from an Ancient line called Bohn Hwa Kwan which means the light that leads one out of the darkness. His primary instructor...
A graduate of the National Theatre School in Montreal, Mr. Seale holds an MFA summa cum laude in Performance, and since 1980 he has taught at the...
Whether or not Chen invented the earliest form of t'ai chi is in dispute. Traditional folklore and many lineages name the semi-mythical figure of...
Sensei Adino (Dino) Liboon was born in Negros Oriental, the Philippines in 1945. He was the youngest of 9 children. His martial arts journey started...