Bushido Isshinryu -Graham, NC
Classes Friday (6:00 p.m.)
906 S Main St., Graham NC
Contact: Sensei Rita Parke Stainback at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information.

Sensei Rita Parke Stainback (5th Dan)
Location/date of birth: Wattsburg, PA in 1954.
Date/Location/Instructor where Isshinryu training began: September 1997 Burlington Martial Arts Master Dan Glover.
Date received Sho-Dan in Isshinryu karate: May 2000.
Date received present rank: Go-Dan November 2011.
Awards (Martial Arts): IHOF Female Instructor of the Year 2011, AMAA Female Black Belt Competitor of the Year 2004.
Profession: Laboratory Corporation of America Microbiology Corporate Discipline Director.
Organizational Support: USIK
Education: MS, MT (ASCP), SM, DLM.
Personal: Husband Randy; Son Rick Edinger; Stepdaugther Jenna

Sensei Rick Edinger (4th Dan)
Location/date of birth: Canandaigua NY in 1990
Date/Location/Instructor where Isshinryu training began: June 1998 Burlington Martial Arts Master Dan Glover
Date received Sho-Dan in Isshinryu karate: Junior Shodan May 2000; Shodan November 2003
Date received Current rank: Yon-Dan December 7, 2013
Awards (Martial Arts): AOKA Outstanding Youth Male 2007, AMAA Young Male Black Belt Competitor of the Year 2004; 2005
Organizational Support: USIK
Professional: EMT Intermediate; Alamance Regional Medical Center Nursing Assistant; FT student ACC
Personal: Wife: Heather; Mother: Rita Parke Stainback

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