The Isshinryu Hall Of Fame

All Isshinryu Practitioners Building & Recognizing Master Tatsuo Shimabuku's Vision Together

Competitor Of The Year - Male

Nomination Guidelines


The individual portrays humbleness in victory, and graciousness in defeat. Although fiercely competitive, they set an example for other karate-ka inside and outside the ring by demonstrating the virtues of a true warrior. They are courteous to both ring officials and their competitors.


1.Has competed in both Open and Isshinryu Only Tournaments throughout the calendar year

2.Has competed in several tournament during the calendar year.

3. Has traveled outside his/ her Home State in order to compete.


I understand that in order for my Nomination to be considered, it does meet the above listed requirements.