Champions

Based on the performance of our students at Shidokan and Twin State/IPPONE tournaments, Rising Sun Martial Arts has been recognized as, and given permission to use the title of “Trainers of Champions” by Hanshi-Sei Richard Bernard and Hanshi Ron Martin of the Shidokan International Karate-do/Kobu-do Training and Research Federation.

Brent Baker

  • 2017 – TSMAA – Martial Arts Summer Open – Adult Black Belt Kata Grand Champion (Aug. 26)

Jill Chastenay

  • 2015 – TSMAA – Green Mountain Open – Tournament Grand Champion (March 28)
  • 2014 – Twin State Martial Arts Association – Double Crown Champion
  • 2012 – Twin State Martial Arts Association – Double Crown Champion

Cathryn Gallione

  • 2013 – Shidokan International Invitational Tournament – Female Grand Champion

Amelia Gallup

  • 2014 – Twin State Martial Arts Association – Division Champion
  • 2014 – Twin State Martial Arts Association / IPPONE New England Classic Tournament – Kata Grand Champion
  • 2017 – TSMAA – Martial Arts Summer Open – Adult Black Belt Kobudo Grand Champion (Aug. 26)
  • 2017 – TSMAA – Shidokan Open – Adult Female Black Belt Kata/Kobudo Grand Champion (Sept. 30)

Evan Miller

  • 2017 – TSMAA – Martial Arts Summer Open – Junior Black Belt Kata/Kobudo Grand Champion (Aug. 26)

Kyle Ranney

  • 2012 – Twin State Martial Arts Association – Double Crown Champion.
  • 2016 – Twin State Martial Arts Association – Double Crown Champion.