I am a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and Hap Ki Do.
I am a black-brown belt in Kuk Sool Won.
I’m not fanatical but keep up with the various Mixed Martial Arts, Boxing, and Martial Arts associations/events.
- Prince Naseem Ahmed
- Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko
- Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao
Favorite Retired Boxers:
- Joe Calzaghe
- Ricky Hatton
- Kosta Tszyu
- Cassius Clay/Mohamed Ali
Favorite Martial Artists
Favorite Active Martial Artists and Mixed Martial Artists
- Cung Le
Favorite Past or Retired Martial Artists
- Master Ki Oh Chang (my past Kwan Jang Nim in Schaumburg)
- Master Sang Chel Chung (my past Kwan Jang Nim in Chicago)
- Bruce Lee – One of my early idols and inspiration
- Sho Kosugi
- Stephen Hayes – Helped fan an early interest in practical martial arts.