Browse

- – - – -



- – - – -



Tag Archives: Dan Ivan

Thomas LaPuppet: Remembering a Pioneer of American Karate and Fighter From the Legendary Tong Dojo

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Thomas LaPuppet had a long and impressive resume: U.S. Marine, New York firefighter, actor, bodyguard for Donald Trump, not to mention shotokan standout, international karate referee, Black Belt Hall of Famer and mentor to thousands of young martial artists.
Continue Reading »

Posted in Martial Arts History.

Shito-Ryu Karate Trailblazer: Fumio Demura

Monday, August 11th, 2014

This exclusive article from the Black Belt magazine archive details the story of a karate legend’s martial journey!
Continue Reading »

Posted in Fumio Demura, Japanese Martial Arts.