The Isshinryu Hall Of Fame

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

Instructor Of The Year - Male

Nomination Guidelines


The nominee should be an outstanding example of “one who has gone before.” A leader within and outside of his dojo, a living example of the qualities of honor, loyalty, and fortitude. The nominee should be a seeker of knowledge as well as an advocate of the knowledge he has gained in the martial arts. He should be an experienced sensei.


1. Should hold the rank of San Dan or higher.

2.Has been an Instructor for at Least 5 years.


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