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Isshinryu Karate Academy


Sensei Ron Sebastian


Sensei Ron Sebastian began training at the age of nine in Isshinryu Karate at the Academy of Isshinryu Karate founded by William H Duessel and Charles A Wallace. For nearly eight years he practiced this art and began to experience the self-confidence and self-respect that karate had to offer. In his early twenties, Sensei Sebastian embarked on a long journey toward a degree in dental medicine and as a result, he was required to take a hiatus from karate training for several years. Fortunately, as time passed Sensei Sebastian recognized that he still possessed a strong desire to continue his training in Isshinryu Karate and eventually returned to the dojo in the early 2000s. One of the proudest days of his life was when he earned his 1st degree black belt from Hanshi William H. Duessel in 2004.


Subsequently, with the assistance of the instructors at the Isshinryu Karate Academy in Greentree he was able to earn the rank of 3rd degree black belt in 2013. Sensei Sebastian continues to actively train on a regular basis and hopes to acquire the rank of 4th degree black belt sometime in the future.



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