Region 2, US Federation held its Dan Shim sa in Grahamsville, NY, presided by our Kwan Jang Nim H.C. Hwang, along with many Senior US Ko Dan Ja members and attended this shim sa was a special guest from Region 9, California, Damon Kenyon Sa Bom Nim, former TAC member. Thank you to Ed Frampton, Sa Bom Nim for all the photos. #worldmdk
Began training in 1967 at the age of 16, as a member of the Brooklyn Highland Park Y.M.C.A., under the guidance and training of Mr. Mike Masley, Jr., Dan Bon 10180, and tested for Cho Dan on June 18, 1969. Now a certified 4th Dan Ko Dan Ja, and was issued his original testing date Dan Bon 13927 by Kwan Jang Nim H.C. Hwang based on his petition to honor that date and evidence showing Mr. Mike Masley and his instructors, Mr. Robert Sohn, Dan Bon 6037 and Mr. Vincent Nunno, Dan Bon 7291, were legitimate representatives of the Founder, and Kwan Jang Nim Hwang Kee and the Korean Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Association in 1969.