Throughout your training your advised to “Stay the Path.”  Black Belts do just that and more.

Sho-Dan Ho April 25, 2010
Sho-Dan August 27, 2011
Grapevine

– Mr. Johannes Kroll

Sho-Dan Ho
Sho-Dan
Grapevine

– Mr. Adam Wallander

Began training in January 2003
Sho-Dan December 1, 2012
Grapevine

– Mr. Steve Pergantis

Began training April 2009
Sho-Dan April 19, 2015
Retired US Army Desert Storm Veteran
Top Competitor
Denton

– Mr. Steve Sumners

Sho-Dan Ho
Sho-Dan April 19, 2015
Attending University of Texas
Grapevine

– Mr. Ethan Shah

Began training in 2010
2014 Gasshuku Female Karate-ka
Top Competitor
Sho-Dan December 12, 2015
Coppell

– Mrs. Grace Murray

Began training January 5, 2008
2012/2013 Gasshuku Female Karate-ka
Sho-Dan December 12, 2015
East Plano

– Dr. L.B. Herbert

Sho-Dan December 12, 2015
Los Colinas

– Ms. Aisha Espinosa

Began training in 2002
Sho-Dan August 27, 2016
TCU Graduate
Granbury

– Ms. Deanna Rupp

Began training in 2002 
2016 Gasshuku Male Karate-ka
Sho-Dan April 23, 2017
Plano

– Mr. Mark Schneider

Began training in 2006
Sho-Dan August 27, 2016
Top Competitor
Denton

– Mr. Grant Dennis

Sho-Dan April 2018
Began training in February 2010
IHOF participant
Resides in Rochester, NY
Denton

– Mr. Andrew Freeman

Began training in May 2010
Sho-Dan April 2018 
Top Competitor
Denton

– Mr. Jared Brown

Sho-Dan Ho
Sho-Dan
Top Competitor
Denton

– Mr. Kason Chesky

Sho-Dan July 21, 2019
Top Competitor
Began training in Pune, India under Sensei Salil Nadkarni
Began training with TIKK in February 2015
Resides in  Ontario, Canada
Grapevine

– Mr. Rajeev Jha

Sho-Dan
Began training in 2015
Top Competitor
Has studied martial arts since 1999
Grapevine

– Ms. Ashley Egert

Sho-Dan  
Began training in November 2013
Senior Karate-ka 2016
Gasshuku Female Karate-ka 2017/2018
Denton

-Mrs. Elizabeth Gustwick

Sho-Dan Ho 
Sho-Dan December 2020

Denton

– Mr. Sam White

“Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.”