From the Archive: 1993-1999

In 1993, Hanshi Howard Lipman brings Shihan Rick Cunningham to Japan to be graded to 3rd Dan by Sosai Mas Oyama.

Through the remainder of the 1990s, Sensei Paul Finnerty continues his training with Shihan Howard and Shihan Rick after returning to the fold in 1988.

Sensei Jon Ellis graded to 1st Dan in 1995.

Shihan Howard Lipman led a camp with Shihan Trevor Fields and other dojos in attendance in 1996.

Sensei Jon Ellis fighting in a tournament with Shihan Rick Cunningham refereeing in 1997.

In 1999 Shihan Lipman and Shihan Cunningham host a tournament, where Sensei Ian Holdaway gets his first tournament experience.

And at that tournament, Shihan Rick Cunningham demonstrates a roof tile break.