Sport Karate Museum

Here are some of the best karate players of the 6o's

House of Americas

The American influence of sport martial arts goes back to the early fifties right after the Korean war, when American soldiers learn karate and ju-jitsu from the Japanese masters, marines would learn Isshinryu from the Okinawa masters and Korea’s tough tiger group would introduce Tae Kwon Do, when the martial arts hit the USA, it became a melting pot of mystery and wonderment.

Hawaii was the start of a lot of style changes and influence, kempo/kenpo

**note John Bishop wrote the story The Hawaiians**


Professor Gary Lee

Live Professor Gary Lee