Hobbies/Activities: Riding ATVs, Playing video games, and Paintball Shooting.
Tokui (favorite) Kata: Kanku-Dai
Reason you began studying: To learn self-defense.
Outstanding Karate Memories/Moments: Being awarded the rank of Shodan (1st Degree Black Belt) and Shotokan Karate Club Picnic August 2003.
Future Goals (karate and otherwise): To improve every aspect of my Kata, Kihom, and Kumite.
Current emphasis of karate study (your own biggest problem area you are trying to overcome or the focus your study is taking): Making time to practice.
Favorite Karate Saying/Slogan: The Aim Karate Lies Not In Victory Or Defeat But In The Principles Of Its Practitioners: Shotokan-Do.
Date Awarded Shodan (1st Black Belt): April 17, 2002