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CONGRATULATIONS HANSHI DUESSEL

HANSHI WILLIAM H. DUESSEL WAS PROMOTED TO 10TH DEGREE BLACK BELT BY O’SENSEI KICHIRO SHIMABUKU, SOKE OF ISSHINRYU WORLD KARATE ASSOCIATION, AT THE IWKA TOURNAMENT IN AKRON, OHIO ON JULY 13, 2013.  HANSHI DUESSEL RECEIVED TRAINING FROM THE FOUNDER OF ISSHINRYU KARATE IN PITTSBURGH IN 1964 AND TRAVELED TO OKINAWA A NUMBER OF TIMES TO […]

13th Edition – September 2011

  W.H.D. AFFILIATION NEWSLETTER THIRTEENTH EDITION – – SEPTEMBER 2011 “Uncontrolled power is useless”  Thoughts from Hanshi Duessel  The hosts of the Pittsburgh, Ohio and New Jersey IWKA World Tournaments met in Pittsburgh Sunday, September 18th to discuss the previous tournaments and begin to create a format for the event that will be used in […]

Hanshi’s March Seminar – Newsletter # 12

TWELVETH EDITION – – MARCH 2011 “Where your thought and your breathing is, That is where your center is” Thoughts from Hanshi Duessel Meeting together for the March seminars has become a tradition for students from Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, New Jersey and other locations when time and travel permit.  Remember to create notes from […]

Hanshi Duessel’s 2010 Summer Seminars

Seventy-seven Isshin-ryu enthusiasts attended seminars Saturday, June 26th, at the North Jersey Martial Arts Academy, which were hosted by Shihan Marvin Carmona (7th Dan) and his wife Kelly.  Black belts and Brown belts from New Jersey, Maine, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and Ohio were in attendance. The first seminar about developing the understanding of Centering, […]

WHD Affiliation Newsletter #8

We just returned from Hanshi’s annual spring seminars in Pittsburgh. It was a great seminar and a wonderful opportunity to spend some time with old friends and make new ones. You can download the March, 2010 WHD Affiliation Newsletter here. Kyoshi Hughes is compiling the WHD Affiliation newsletter. Publication dates will be the last week […]