World Budosai International Senior Grading Results:

During the World Budosai, many senior instructors were asked to sit grading tests for some of the highest rankings ever given in IOGKF International. Some of IOGKF senior’s instructors had not graded for as long as 13 years. The senior examination was a private test and Higaonna Sensei announced the results at the Budosai Sayonara Party...

SENSEI GEORGE ANDREWS – ENGLAND                  HACHI DAN (8th Dan) PASS

SENSEI PERVEZ MISTRY – INDIA                               HACHI DAN (8th Dan) PASS

SENSEI TAKASHI MASUYAMA – SWEDEN                 HACHI DAN (8th DAN) PASS

SENSEI ERNIE MOLYNEUX – ENGLAND                    HACHI DAN (8th DAN) PASS

SENSEI JOE ROSES – AUSTRALIA                              NANA DAN (7th DAN) PASS

SENSEI CHRIS LARKEN – AUSTRALIA                        NANA DAN (7th DAN) PASS

SENSEI VINCENT FEBRUARY – SOUTH AFRICA        NANA DAN (7TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI TETSUJI NAKAMURA – CANADA                    NANA DAN (7TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI PAUL NOLAN – ENGLAND                              NANA DAN (7TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI FELIX NELSON – ENGLAND                           ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI MOSES VILLEGAS – MEXICO                         ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI GUSTAVO TATA – ARGENTINA                       ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI CHRIS DE WET – USA                                     ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI PATRICK CURINCKX – BELGIUM                   ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS

SENSEI SONJA GILIOMEE – SOUTH AFRICA              ROKU DAN (6TH DAN) PASS