Chief Instructor:

John Limcaco
   5th Dan Black Belt

    • Studied under Sensei Chuzo Kotaka 9th Dan, Former All-Japan Champion
    • Began training at age 7
    • Over 40 years of experience
    • Has traveled all over the world as a competitor and as a coach
    • From 1982-1991 Ranked #1 Black Belt for the State of Hawaii
    • 9- time All-Hawaii Kata Champion
    • 8- time All-Hawaii Kumite Champion
    • 1986-1995 AAU/USA National Kumite Champion
    • Former USA & AAU Team Member
    • 1991 & 1993 Winner of the "Centurion Award" for being the most outstanding athlete whose character and achievements represent the best that Karate-Do embodies
    • 2005 nominated "Coach of the Year" in recognition of outstanding winning athletes in the sport, in school and in the community - Presented by the AAU/USA Karate National Committee
    • 1996 to present AAU/USA National Karate Coach
    • 2000 to present USANKF National Karate Coach - USANKF is the National Governing Body for the Sport of Karate Sanction by the US Olympic Committee
    • Has developed and produced more national and international champions than any other karate school in Northern California
    • Certified Personal Trainer (NCSF - National Council on Strength & Fitness)

    Senior Instructor
    Derrick Fidel

    2nd Dan Black Belt
                      • Former AAU and USANKF team member
                      • Received his Black Belt with IKF in 1996
                      • Received his Black Belt in Shorin-Ryu in Okinawa, Japan
                      • Has over 25 years of experience
                      • 1998 WKO World Champion in Kumite

          Senior Instructor
          Gino Bough
                            • Former AAU and USANKF team member
                            • Pan American Medalist
                            • WKO and WKC Kata and Kumite World Champion
                            • Has over 18 years of experience

            Chelcie Limcaco


            Christopher Berget