A Person's heart is the same as heaven and earth.
-First Code of Isshinryu
Carolina Isshinryu Academy - Wilmington
Mon/Thur from 4:00 to 5:00 PM
Contact: Sensei Jonathan OShita at www.Oshitakarate.com for more information.
Location/date of birth: Gadsden, Alabama in 1974.
Date/Location/Instructor where Isshinryu training began: 1987 in Monroe, North Carolina with Sensei Tim Grismer and Master Kobylanski.
Date received Sho-Dan in Isshinryu karate: June 22, 1996.
Date received present rank: Go Dan on December 7, 2013.
Organizational support: Member of the AOKA since November 1987.
Profession: Teaching Assistant.
Education: Undergrad courses from Central Piedmont Community College and UNC-Charlotte in general and abnormal psychology.