Instrutor Ed's corner .
1973 - 1977 High School and Free style wrestling .
Winner of the Richmond High school Oiler Classic ,
and the R.B.A.L. Championship . Team captain & M.V.P.
Thanks to the late Coach Richard Blaettler , Paul Rose ,
Neil Witbeck from Elk Grove , Illinois , David Robinson from
Harry Ells High School , & State champion Tyrone Rose .
Military experience .
1977 - 1978 Basic combat & Advanced Individual training. Fort Jackson .
1977 - 1996 - U.S. Army duties in Central America , Europe , Saudi Arabia ,
California , Washington , Florida , Texas & South Carolina .
1989 - 1990 - Military police academy . Alameda , California .
1990 - 1991 - Private investigation course . Oakland , California .
Martial art experience
1979 - 1981 - Shorin Ryu Karate - Do . Darmstadt Germany .
1982 - 1988 - Kajukenbo & tournament competition .
1986 - 1988 - Instructor . Benicia , Calif.
1988 - 1998 - Instructor . Richmond , Calif.
1998 - 2019 - Owner of Ed Hernandez Karate . San Pablo .
To Manfred Kurth , Holgev , Dieter , Emmanuel and Stephan Thalasinos
of Darmstadt karate in West Germany . Thank you very much . USS !
I will be in the U.K. in April 2019 . I hope we can have lunch .
From the Kajukenbo system . The late Bob Kelly , Professors Lloyd Craft ,
Gary Wilcox , Grand Master Frank Lozano and GGM. Wolf Hillesheim .
To the parents and members of E.H. Karate . Thank you for your dedication
loyalty , and years of support . Sincerely , Ed Hernandez