Donna Judge


Kyoshi Donna Judge began her karate career in 1973 at the age of 17 and is the school founder and senior Instructor of Suncoast karate Dojo in Sarasota, Florida. She opened her first dojo in 1976. She is a direct student of Hanshi John Pachivas, 10th Dan, Shuri Ryu and she holds the rank of 8th Degree Black Belt in Shuri Ryu Karatedo..

Kyoshi Judge is a 20 time World Champion. Assistant Chief Instructor of Shuri Ryu Karatedo. Florida State Representative of the International Shuri-Ryu Association.

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Tommy Denson


Renshi Denson started training in Karate in 1987. He is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Elite Yoshukai Karate.He also holds a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Combat Sambo and a Blue Belt in Brazilian Ju-jitsu.

He is the founder and Director of Elite Yoshukai Karate Organization. He joined the team in 2010 and is a 4 time World Champion.

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Drew Bisbee


Kyoshi Andrew Derrick-Bisbee is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Okinawan Karatedo. He is the National Director of training for the American Shorin Ryu Seibukan Karate Academies. He is from Jacksonville Florida.

Kyoshi Bisbee has been a coach for the US Team for 6 years. He has competed in 5 World games over the years and has earned 15 gold medals and 1 silver.

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Sonie Lasker


Sonie is proudly serving in the United States Navy. She is also a nationally certified Personal Trainer which led her to develop iFit and iFit-PRO Modular Fitness Systems. Founder and Chief Instructor, Joint Service Martial Arts Academy.

US  Team Grappling and Jujitsu Coach. 4th Degree Black Belt in Shuri Ryu Karatedo, 6th Dan Judo (USJA), 1st Dan Aiki Kempo Jitsu, Blue belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

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Joey Harrison


Sensei Harrison is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do Chung Do Kwon. Owner and Chief Instructor of Golden Isles Martial Arts Academy in Georgia.

Sensei Harrison was inducted in 2015 into the U.S.A International Hall of Fame as Instructor of the Year.

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