executive board

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Georges Aschkar Jr.- President

Georges Aschkar Jr. - President   Shihan Georges Aschkar Jr. Founder and President of The New York Traditional Karate League (NYTKL), co-founder as well as Vice President & Treasurer of Haitian Sports Foundation (HSF) and Owner of Kyodai Karate-Do migrated to the United States from Haiti in 1966. Mr. Aschkar attained citizenship in the US by age 18 and has been married for 40 plus years with two [...]

Georges Aschkar Jr.- President 2018-03-14T19:43:22+00:00

Cedric Barksdale 1st Vice President

Cedric Barksdale - 1st Vice-President   Shihan Cedric Barksdale has been studying and teaching karate for over 30 years. He received the rank of Rokudan (6th degree black belt) from Grandmaster Thomas LaPuppet and from Hanshi George Anderson of the United States Karate Federation (USAKF). He also holds the rank of Godan (5th degree black belt) from the World Karate-Do Federation (WKF), French Karate Federation and the USA [...]

Cedric Barksdale 1st Vice President 2018-01-26T14:05:59+00:00

Kai Leung – 2nd Vice president

Shihan Kai Leung, Master Instructor of the Shotojuku, is a founding member of the International Shotokai Karate-do Federation. His dojo is the Federation Headquarters. Shihan started training in the martial arts in 1964, obtained his black belt in 1967, and began formally teaching in the early 70's. Shihan's countless accolades over the past four decades include top ten ranking by Karate Illustrated Magazine in 1982 and the all American Open [...]

Kai Leung – 2nd Vice president 2018-01-26T14:06:39+00:00