Instructor Ed's corner :
1973 - 1977 - High school wrestling . Winner of the 1977 The Oiler Classic ,
and the R.B.A.L. Championship. Thanks to Paul & Tyrone Rose ,
my wrestling team and Coach Blaettler .
1978 - 1996 - Military duties in the United States , Germany , Panama , & Saudi Arabia .
1976 - 1998 - Martial art training and tournament competition.
1986 - 2017 - Instructor Ed has been teaching for 31 years .
I want to thank all my teachers and mentors.
Manfred Kurth , Emanuel & Stephan Thalassinos , Holgev & Dieter from Darmstadt.
The kajukenbo connection Master Lloyd Craft , Professor Stuart Rowe , Gil Soberal ,
Gary Wilcox , Grand Master Frank Lozano and GGM.Wolf Hillesheim. Uss.
A special tribute to Richard Blaettler , Bob Kelly and
Our godfather of Richmond High school Mr. Frank Banducci . ( R.I.P. )
Thank you , Ed Hernandez