Joined Sep 6 2010
New York City
Began training in Isshinryu in 1973 at age 19 yrs., under William Knoblich.
I have trained under the following; Harald Mitchum (Recvd Yodan from), Arcenio Advincula (Recvd Rokudan from), Sherman Harrill, Angi Uezu, Kichero Shimabuku (Godan from), Anthony Marquez (kobudo), Carlos Serrano (Gojuryu), and Kensho Tokumura.
Some training with: OShiro (Yamani ryu) and Iha Kotaro (kobudo), Uechi (Isshinryu)
My current rank is Rokudan (August 6th, 2000)
My title Renshi-go (Kichero)
Trained on Okinawa March 2009
I have held membership in the following: AOKA (Tatsuo), IWKA (Kichero),UIKA (Mitchum),Isshinkai (AJA), Tomokai (Tokumura), OMMA (Marquez)
I have conducted numerous seminars for various Isshin ryu sensei, from the USA to Canada.
I currently run dojo proper (Isshinryu of NY) in Brooklyn, NY since the mid 1970's.