Black Belt Graduates – This is a Traditional Martial Arts Kong Shin Bup Hap-Ki-Do and Kung Fu Dojang School in Clearwater, FL which focuses its teaching on “Dedication, Honor, Loyalty, Respect, Hard Work, Discipline, Physical Conditioning, Will Power, Karate Martial Arts techniques, combat fighting techniques, hand to hand disarming gun, knife fighting and teaching the true philosophy of far eastern Arts philosophy since 1992″ in Tampa Bay and Pinellas county Florida.
Most of these Black Belt students from Master Mehrdad’s Martial Arts Dojo has been members and continue to training since 1993 to present. I am very privilege to have Martial Arts students that has been with me for over 20 years and they can illustrate their spiritual will power, dedication and commitment as well as choose Martial Arts as way of life. This kind of dedicated Martial Arts students and black belt is not something that you will find easily today in commercialize Karate studio in North America, because everyone looking for fast result. Martial Arts it is a culture and the way of life.
Martial Arts members choose under Master Mehrdad for their Black belt test or next high ranking Dan. Students are challenge for their physical ability and martial arts/karate spirit. Every student will go through very hard test, 4 miles running, 200 push up, 150 Persian squats, 10 minutes horse stance, 100 jumping knee, 200 jumping jack, 50 burpees, 6 man sparring without rest, Hapkido open hand free style sparring, grappling, Muay Thai skills and fighting and many more. It is 3 to 4 hours non-stop test.
Current High Ranking Hapkido Black Belts
Hapkido 2nd Dan Black Belt Test
Past Black Belt Graduates
Junior Black Belt Students
Junior Black Belt Students 1999 in St. Pete, FL