martial arts training in Escrima & Combat Judo.
Isshin-ryu from Tatsuo Shimabuku on Okinawa.
Gave first U.S.M.C. hand-to-hand combat class.
Returned to Alaska and opened a dojo in Anchorage.
Designed the first and only Tatsuo Shimabuku approved
Studied Hindiandi Gung Fu from Kang Kaneshiro on
Studied Shorin-ryu from Segin Nagamine on Okinawa.
Studied Goju-ryu from Kinei Nakasone & Masanobu
Shinjo on Okinawa.
in Ryu Kon Kai from Kotaro Iha on Okinawa.
Studied Uechi-ryu from Kosuke Yonamine on Okinawa.
Retired from U.S.M.C. as a MSgt. with 24 years of
Made three Escrima videos for Panther Production
Videos which are still available.
Published author in Black Belt Magazine & Wholeheart
Black Belt Magazine Co-instructor of the year with
Body Management Coach of the San Diego Chargers
(NFL) Football Team.
Designed Fighting Knife (FleshEater) for knife maker,
Interviewed by CNN as knife expert on O.J. Simpson
FleshEater knife is mentioned in the novel THE RECKONING
by James Byron Huggins.
Conducted 4 Okinawan cultural martial arts tours.
Established use of the vertical punch at U.S.M.C.
Recruit Depot in San Diego, CA.
Commemorated 50th anniversary in the martial arts.
Marine Corps adopts rifle, bayonet/knife and close