Instructors
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Our Heritage
Shaw Martial Arts was founded in April of 2011 by the Shaw Family. The Shaw family consists of all Black Belts in the art of American Karate. They began studying under Master James Holan in July of 2007. Master Holan is a 6th Degree Black Belt in American Karate and is currently a disciple of Grand Master Gambordella. The Shaw Family has also trained under Master Andrew Herden in the art of Judo. Master Herden is a 5th degree Black Belt in American Karate. Becky Walther, a 3rd Degree Black Belt in American Karate, has invested numerous hours instructing and assisting the training of the Shaw Family in learning Master Holan's system and techniques. Mario Espindola, a 3rd Degree Black Belt in American Karate, has been very influential in training and helping the Shaw Family advance their sparring skills.
The Instructors:
Dragon_bullet Eddie Dragon_bullet Arif Dragon_bullet Rai Dragon_bullet Yasmeen

Dragon Sensei - Eddie Shaw
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in American Karate
  • Green Belt in Judo
  • 4 time Texas X State Champion
  • Trained with the following Weapons:
    • Samurai Sword
    • Bo Staff
    • Nunchakus
    • Kamas
    • Sai
  • Began Studying Martial Arts in July of 2007
Dragon Instructor - Arif Shaw
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in American Karate
  • Texas X State Champion Junior Grand Champion September 2015
  • 13 time Texas X State Champion
  • Trained with the following Weapons:
    • Kamas
    • Bo Staff
    • Nunchakus
    • Samurai Sword
    • Sai
  • Began Studying Martial Arts in July of 2007
Dragon Instructor - Rai Shaw
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in American Karate
  • 5 time Texas X State Champion
  • Trained with the following Weapons:
    • Kamas
    • Bo Staff
    • Nunchakus
    • Samurai Sword
    • Sai
  • Began Studying Martial Arts in July of 2007
Dragon Instructor - Yasmeen Shaw
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in American Karate
  • 12 time Texas X State Champion
  • Trained with the following Weapons:
    • Fan
    • Bo Staff
    • Nunchakus
    • Samurai Sword
    • Kamas
    • Sai
  • Began Studying Martial Arts in August of 2007