WZKKA Grand Masters and Soke Council
WZKKA Grand Masters and Soke Council
The World Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Association Grand Masters and Soke Council is dedicated to the development of martial arts.
The WZKKA is compiling a list of Sokes, Grandmasters and Style Founders. If you feel you meet the stringent requirements of the WZKKA Soke Council, please send us your resume and request to join. You will need to send us a short biography to be placed next to your name and system along with a photograph, email, contact information, and web site address.
To apply for membership and be included in the WZKKA Grand Masters and Soke Council contact
We receive many applications for consideration so please be patient. All applications are considered on their merits without discrimination.
Shodai Sensei Peter A. Robertson.
WZKKA World President
Grand Master Alejandro Tena Sebastián a Martial Artist with a great pedigree in a variety of styles.
Alejandro is the Muay Thai Instructor in Blas Gym. In Móstoles and also teaches at Gold Gym Velilla, at Jarama (Velilla de San Antonio, Madrid).
He is a Competitor training at the gym Box Everlast.
National Coach and Black Belt 4th Dan WKF Kick Boxing
10th Khan Muay Thai / Muay Boran
13th Khan Muay Thai Sports
National Coach 1 and 1st Dan in Police Self Defense.
Trainer and 2nd Dan in Kenpo Karate.
1st Dan of Krav Maga
1st Dan Self Defense
National Coach Level 2 Mixed Martial Arts MMA
History as a competitor:
5 times champion of Spain
One time third of Europe
1 times second and once third in world championships
2 times first in the ranking WKF Pro Am in Full Contact
3 times first in the ranking WKF Pro Am in Muay Thai
To train with Grand Master Alejandro Tena Sebastián Contact him by phone on 670324827 or email him @ email@example.com
Soke Aaron Jonah Young (Sensei Jonah) is the co-founder of the Kakushin-Ryu Ju Jitsu system.
He is the President of WZKKA New York City. Soke Young is a member of the Association Of Masters/Masters Hall Of Fame and a licensed pro fighter with the New York State Athletic Commission who has competed in professional boxing and MMA fights.
His expertise and accomplishments in: Budo Ju Jitsu, Kakushin-Ryu, Boxing, and MMA earned him a position as a coach at the UFC gym in 2014.
He holds a 2nd degree Black Belt in Budo Ju Jitsu as well as a 5th degree Renshi Black Belt in, Kakushin-Ryu Ju Jitsu system of which he is the Co-Founder and Soke.
In addition to Ju Jitsu, Sensei Jonah cross-trains in JKD concepts and Filipino Martial Arts.
Sensei Jonah has trained high speed military professionals in armed & unarmed combat under Black Flag Martial Arts.
When he is not training others in Martial Arts or spending quality time with his family, Jonah can be seen doing stunts for film and television. He has worked on Season 2 & Season 5 of the hit TV show Boardwalk Empire along with various independent films. Jonah continues to study other disciplines to grow as a martial artist and he says: "Even though I am a teacher, I will never stop learning." He can be contacted through his website http://www.krjj.org/
WZKKA President for Sicily Italy, Soke CARMELO ROMANO operates two Dojos in Messina Italy where he teaches a wide variety of Martial Arts, including Karate, Kickboxing and Krav Maga.
Having studied traditional and modern fighting arts for nearly 4 decades, Soke Romano has combined his knowledge in his own system, Goshin-kei bujutsu.
To train under Soke Romano and his team of instructors, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Oriental Styles Dojo
Via Vallone 51/A –S.Margherita 98135 - Messina.
Dai Matsuki Dojo in onore del mio Maestro
S.S. 114 Km 10,300 – Galati Marina 98134 Messina.
Visit the Official Website at WZKKA Sicily Italy
Master Donny "TNT" Thompson is the WZKKA President for South Carilina USA. He began training in Freestyle Karate and Kickboxing at the age of eight under Sensei Billy Hammond.
After moving to Columbia SC Donny trained under Hanshi Ridgely Abele. Donny has a varied background in Mixed Martial Arts, he is an ACE Certified Fitness Kickboxing Instructor, holds a 2nd Dan Black Belt in Zen Do Ka Freestyle Karate & Kickboxing and is also a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Donny has been Co-Owner and lead Martial Arts Instructor at RPFAA for 4 years and in that time has coached many Mixed Martial Arts, Submission Grappling, Muay Thai, Boxing, Karate and Kickboxing Champions.
Donny has a strong background in Sports Karate Tournaments and still completes in Submission Grappling Tournaments with great success at the age of 48!
Donny teaches at Ridge Pointe Fitness Arts Academy. The premier Mixed Martial Arts school, in Pine Ridge, South Carolina alongside Head Coaches, (Pro MMA Fighters) Josh Eagans, Derick Kennington (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) and several other instructors with a host of submission grappling and MMA victories to the school's credit.
Ridge Point has a Mini Ninja Kids Self defense, Zen Do Ka Karate and Kickboxing and MMA programs.
To train with Master Donny Thompson at
Grand Master Mikhail Epstein WZKKA President for Moscow is the Founder of the Combat Ultimate System.
He is also 6th Dan in Moo Kwan Hapkido Chun, Certified Krav Maga Instructor, Certified Police & Military Tactics, a 4th Dan World Martial Arts Federation Black Belt Certified by Grand Master Danny Layne (USA) and
The World Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Association (WZKKA)
He is also the Russian Representative of the WMAF, Founder of the Martial Art - Russian Professional Hand-to-Hand Fighting and the President of the All-Russian Professional Hand-to-Hand Fighting Federation Registered by the Government in 46 States of Russia.
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. Grand Master Gordon Scott-Russell is the WZKKA President for Scotland.
Grand Master Gordon Scott-Russell is the WZKKA President for Scotland.
He is a 7th Dan in Freestyle Karate, 7th Dan MMA - WZKKA, 3rd Degree Tae Kwon-Do ITF, Shodan in Shotokan Karate, Modern Thai / Kick-Boxing Instructor, Self Defence Federation (SDF) level one Instructor, Weapons Instructor, Modern Combat Specialist Close Quarter Protection Instructor, EFKKI Founder & President, Cobra Martial Arts Association (CMAA) UK, Vice President and one of only a few recognised MMA coaches in the UK.
( CMAA ratified ) www.mmablackbelt.co.uk
. Grand Master Gordon Scott-Russell is currently promoting and reffereeing Martial Arts Master GSR can be booked for Seminars for info visit www.cobrascotland.co.uk
Grand Master Gordon Scott-Russell is currently promoting and reffereeing Martial Arts Master GSR can be booked for Seminars for info visit www.cobrascotland.co.uk
Zendoka, Master Adam D. Lux,
World Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Association President for Michigan, USA is a 4th Dan Karateka who also has a 1st Dan in Youchin Ryu and is currently training in Krav Maga.
Master Adam with Martial Arts Legend Frank w. Dux who was played by Jean Claude Van Damme in the film "Bloodsport"
Grand Master Soke Odmar Pinheiro Braga, World Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Association President for Brazil, is a retired Special Agent Police Officer, son of a boxer, Internationally reknowned Grandmaster in Kickboxing & Self Defense Expert with over 41 years of experience in the study and teaching of Combat Martial Arts Systems since 1970.
GM Braga is the Soke, Founder of the Advanced Self Defense System (ASDS) a fighting art that incorporates Muay Thai, Karate, Boxing, Capoiera and Urban Survival Self Defense techniques similar to Zen Do Ka Freestyle Karate, Jeet Kune Do and Krav Maga. An effective Martial Arts Style that is designed to accommodate practitioners of all ages and physical abilities.
GM Braga has numerous Dan grades in a variety of Martial Arts and is a well respected member of many International Martial Arts Organisations. He is also
President FMTTP – Federação de Muay Thai Tradicional do Estado de Pernambuco
President and Founder Tiger Martial Arts Association (Associação Tigre de Artes Marciais – Boxe – Kickboxing – Muay Thai and Advanced Self Defense System).
PHONE: 55 (81) 3438 – 0539
55 (81) 8761 – 7279
Shodai Sensei Alexander Yañez is the Head Instructor of Dojo Colcur and the Founder of SURVIVAL COMBAT, a complete self-defense system in which students learn to use their body and everything around them as defensive weapons to the different risk situations that may arise in the day to day.
Survival Combat uses techniques from Zen Do Ka Freestyle Karate & Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Grappling, Taekwondo, Kenjitsu, Kravmaga, Taijitsu and various other combat systems that Alex has studied since he started training at the age of 14.
Shodai Sensei Alexander Yañez is World Zen Do Ka Karate And Kickboxing Association President for Curacao,
a Member of the World Kickboxing Federation, and World Karate & Kickboxing Council Singapore
and is also certified
2nd Dan Zen Do Ka Freestyle Karate & Kickboxing
Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Instructor
2nd Dan Kickboxing WKF & WKC
2nd Dan Karate WKF & WKC
1st Dan Kickboxing W.K.N
1st Dan Muay Thai W.K.N
Shodai Sensei Alexander Yanez teaches at Dojo Colcur at
Bramendistraat 6c Willemsatd 1234 Curacao
Dai Soke Lazaro Bueno who has trained in Kenpo and was part of the Jose Marti kickboxing team in Miami. He has also studied Jeet Kune Do, Kali, Krav Maga, Kapap, trained with Romero Cavancaldi and Rillion Gracie.
Dai Soke Lazaro Bueno is the Florida State Representative for The World Zen Do Ka Karate And Kickboxing Association, 2nd degree Black Belt Brazilian jiujitsu For More info visit http://www.hokutoshinken.com/
5th degree Black Belt Hapkido, Survival Solutions Jeet Kune Do Senior Instructor in Jeet Kune Do, Kali, Silat and Offensive Fighting Tactics
Dai Soke Lazaro Bueno is the Florida State Representative for The World Zen Do Ka Karate And Kickboxing Association, 2nd degree Black Belt Brazilian jiujitsu
For More info visit http://www.hokutoshinken.com/
Shodai Sensei Peter A. Robertson
Founder Zen Do Ka
Inspired by TV series "The Samurai" and Bruce Lee movies, Shodai Sensei Peter started learning Martial Arts when he was six years old starting with Judo, at seventeen he took up Shotokan Karate. Following thereafter, he studied Shu Ku Kai, Zen Do Kai and Goju Ryu Karate, Tai Chi Chaun, Lotar, (Krav Maga) Kickboxing and Taekwondo under the late Master Kul Suk Chang, coach of the Australian Olympic Taekwondo Team. At last count Peter has studied 20 different Fighting Arts including training under Olympic Gold Medallist Wrestling Coach Sergei Beloglazov and working as a Wrestling Coach with the Wrestling Federation Singapore.
Shodai Sensei Peter (who prefers the simpler title Sensei) is an Associate Instructor for Survival Solutions Jeet Kune Do and the Jeet Kune Do Association of the Phillipines.
He is also Singapore President of The World Zen Do Ka Karate & Kickboxing Association (WZKKA)
Founder Zen Do Ka Elite Freestyle Karate & Kickboxing Singapore (ZDK ELITE)
Elite Freestyle Karate & Kickboxing International, (EFKKI) Singapore Rep
Singapore Representative of Cobra Martial Arts Association - Scotland
Former President, The World Kickboxing Federation (WKF) Singapore