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Welcome to the American Martial Arts Alliance.The AMAA offers consultation services to help instructors with the business of running a dojo and hosting successful tournaments.

It also supports the formation of a successful curriculum for any form of martial arts study. Our mission is to spread the ethics and integrity of the martial arts throughout the world.

AMAA Mission Statement

The primary focus of the American Martial Arts Alliance, LLC is to develop discipline, respect, honor, accountability, and leadership through the philosophy of martial arts and to provide services and guidance to foster technical excellence and maintain the highest standards in the martial arts community. Students are encouraged to participate and compete whenever possible to interact and exchange skills with other martial artists. American Martial Arts Alliance, LLC will uphold the integrity, ethics, and spirit of fairness within sports karate, honor and support the unsung heroes of martial arts, and pave the way for future champions.

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Grandmaster & Master Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Dana Abbott
  • Nilo Ablong .
  • George W. Alexander
  • Michael Allison
  • Charlie Anderson
  • Danny Antoine
  • Doug Armstrong
  • Jack Ballard
  • F.D.Nick Braaksma
  • Jennifer Branch
  • Freddie Cantrell
  • Jamie Cashion
  • Alexander Cevallos
  • Howard Chung
  • Romeo Condeno
  • Ariel Delgado
  • Don DeVries
  • George Dillman
  • Ernest Dukes
  • Jeff Dunn
  • Dewey Earwood
  • Keith Elkins
  • Robert Fletcher
  • Isaac Florentine
  • Steven Franz
  • Dante Frias
  • Ted Gambordella
  • Avelino B. Gatpo
  • Mike George
  • Mark Glazier
  • Dane S. Harden
  • Scott Hartsell
  • Stephen K. Hayes
  • Hud Huddleston Sr
  • Skipper Ingham
  • Chris Jensen
  • Robert Kitchin
  • Alicia Kossmann
  • William Kossman
  • John Kreng
  • Apolo Ladra
  • Dongju Lee
  • James Lee
  • Yoon Lee
  • Cliff Lenderman
  • Rickie Maddox
  • William Maier
  • Larry Martin
  • Robert Maxwell
  • Jason McCormick
  • Dr Mark McCumber
  • Bill McDonald
  • Darlene McPherson
  • Gary Melick
  • Polly Melick
  • Clarence P. Murray
  • Glen Murray
  • Steve Parks
  • Hamilton Perkins
  • James Perlini
  • Brian Plempel
  • Steve Powell
  • Freddie Relevante
  • George Reynolds
  • Neil Ripski
  • Walter Rodd
  • Elizabeth Roshdy
  • Scott Rutter
  • Mark Shuey
  • Melody Shuman
  • Leon Simmons
  • Carmichael Simon
  • Billy Smith .
  • Brian Smith
  • Ron Smith .
  • Daryl Stewart
  • Anthony Andio Teel
  • Stanley Tippins Sr.
  • Bart Vale
  • John Venson
  • Lhod Villaluna
  • Dennis Warren .
  • Johnny Watkins
  • Eberhard G. Welch, Sr
  • Sule Konata Welch
  • Russell Willey
  • Don Willis .
  • Glenn Wilson
  • James Woodson
  • Keith Yates
  • Keith Zielke

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2016 AMAA Who's Who In The Martial Arts Legends
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2016 AMAA WHO's WHO in the Martial Arts Legend Award Recipients

Pioneer Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Karriem Abdallah
  • Pat Burleson
  • Leo Fong
  • Dr. Maung Gyi
  • David J. Praim
  • Jhoon Rhee
  • Allen Steen

Lifetime Achievement Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Walter Anderson
  • Tayari Casel
  • Bill Clark
  • John Corcoran
  • Joe Corley
  • Glenn Keeney
  • Renardo Barden
  • Mike Dillard
  • Bernard Kerik
  • Andrew Linick
  • Michael Matsuda
  • Richard Norton
  • Stephen Oliver
  • Jerry Piddington
  • Simon Rhee
  • Tiger Schulmann
  • Jeff Smith
  • Bill " Superfoot" Wallace
  • Jim Thomas

Champion Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Dan Anderson
  • Malia Bernal
  • Dennis Brown
  • David Brock
  • Jim Butin
  • Grant Campbell
  • B.J. Carnahan
  • Sylvester Cash
  • Sam Chapman
  • Helen Chung Vasiliadis
  • John Chung
  • Micheal Coles
  • James Cook
  • Roger Dabney
  • Lindia Denley.
  • EMontez Dennis
  • Michael Dietrich
  • Jeff Doss
  • Patrick ‘ Pat’ Duncan
  • Everett Eddy
  • Neil Ehrlich
  • Francis Farley
  • Alamo Al Francis
  • Brian Kula Fung
  • Mike Genova
  • Brian Kula Fung
  • Kash Gill
  • Daniel Gimenez
  • Michael Goldman
  • Lynn Scott Gregory
  • Jeff Gripper
  • Mark Gurley
  • Ashley Lane Harvey
  • Arthur Heller
  • Darrell Henegan
  • Steven Ho
  • Brenda Hund Lee
  • James Lee
  • Johnny Smiley Lee
  • Professor Gary Lee
  • Stacey Knight Mejia Chester Miller
  • Chris Minshew
  • George Minshew
  • Steve Muhammad
  • Skipper Mullins
  • John Natividad

Champion Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Joanna Needham
  • Sonny Onoom
  • Christine Bannon-Rodrigues
  • Don Rodrigues
  • Cynthia Rothrock .
  • Mikie Rowe Moore
  • Rudy Smedley .
  • Jaques 'JA' Steel
  • Greg Tearney
  • Judy Modafferi - Tearney
  • George Thanos
  • Eddie Thomas
  • Kevin Thomas
  • Keith Vitali
  • Sergio Von Schmeling
  • Bill Watson
  • Arnold White
  • Bob White
  • Michael Jai White
  • Pat Worley
  • Fred Wren
  • Tony Young

Black Belt Legends in the American Martial Arts

  • Donald W. Barlow
  • Kent Bean
  • Libby Cantrell
  • Thomas 'Tommy ' Cleary
  • Michelle Coulson
  • Jeff Dixon
  • Barbara Duffy
  • Howard Floyd
  • Mich a el Frazier
  • Tommy Genova
  • Keith Graham
  • Andrea Harkins
  • Kyud Khairoden
  • Cassandra Kossmann
  • Amanda Law
  • Nelson Lebron
  • Lindsay Manchua
  • Brenda Mayfield
  • Robert McGee
  • Andrea McKey
  • Nestor L. Mirasol
  • Jimmie Moorefield
  • Craig Newman
  • Dave Pottenger
  • Karen Ware
  • Greg Ruth
  • Matthew Watson
  • Charles "Buddy " Watson
  • Sierra Williams

Martial Arts Organizations

  • Professional Karate Association
  • American Freestyle Karate Associate
  • American Martial Arts Alliance
  • Dojo Organization
  • South Carolina Black Belt Hall of Fame

2015 AMAA Alumni

  • Lawrence Arthur
  • Harry Lawson
  • Cary Goldbeck
  • Stacy Burke
  • Mark Johnson
  • James O Cannon II

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The AMAA Executive Director and Martial Arts School Owner Donates Over $5000.00 to the Wounded Warrior Project

American Martial Alliance will support the Wounded Warrior Project for the second year. The Wounded Warrior Project is a charity and veterans service organization that offers a variety of programs, services, and events for veteranss wounded in military action.

Karate International of Durham Inc., an AMAA Charter School, owned by Grandmaster Jessie Bowen has been in business for 34 years donating over $3900.00 through kick-a-thons, and other business support.

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AMAA New Approach - The New AMAA State of the Art Website

As a part of the AMAA's continual education program, the new website will allow members access to cutting-edge technology (e-learn) with online seminars on kata, weapons, self- defense, jujutsu, and tele-lecture seminars.

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