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Black Belts of ASK

Hanshi Jack Buckley - 9th Dan
Shihan Eric L. Rugh - 6th Dan

Martial Arts Education

  • March 1991 - current: Grandmaster Jack Buckley, 9th Dan
  • June 2000 - June 2001: Sensei Bud Waxter, 3rd Dan
  • March 2003 - June 2003: Renshi Dwayne Kreiger, 5th Dan
  • December 2012 - current: Ryukyu Kobujutsu
  • June 2017 - current: BJJ Troy Fernandez, Blue Belt, Professor Louis Armezzani, Black Belt

Martial Arts Rankings

  • October 31, 1998: Shodan Black Belt, American Streetwise Karate
  • July 18, 2001: Nidan Black Belt, A.S.K.
  • September 13, 2003: Sandan Black Belt, A.S.K.
  • April 18, 2004: Received International Sandan Rank in Tai Shin Doh from Soke Ron Balas
  • August 26, 2006: Yondan Black Belt, A.S.K.
  • May 28, 2011: Godan Black Belt, A.S.K.
  • June 1, 2013: Ku Kyu, Ryukyu Kobujutsu
  • December 5, 2017: Rokudan Black Belt, A.S.K.

Accomplishments

  • 1993 Student of the Year
  • 2004 WKU Hall of Fame Inductee
  • 2005 Clarence West Superstar's Hall of Fame Inductee
  • 2009 SOMA Black Belt Division Champion
  • Instructor for Two Time KICKISS Champion
  • Instructor for multiple SOMA Champions
  • Member of the SOMA Board of Directors
  • 2013 Named Kancho of American Streetwise Karate
  • ASK Board Member

Black Belt Wall of Fame

The following lists all individuals that are accredited Black Belts of American Streetwise Self-Defense and Karate Systems and current rank: