C. BRUCE HEILMAN
C. BRUCE HEILMAN, Hanshi, 9th Dan Karate, 9th Dan Kobudo, 3rd Dan Ju-Jitsu. An Okinawa Kenpo Karate-Kobudo practitioner, he is a past student of Seikichi Odo, 10th Dan, Karate & Kobudo, Okinawa, Japan. Hanshi Heilman is a noted author and President of the International Karate Kobudo Federation, and a Founding Member & Vice-President of the World Union of Martial Arts Federations. He also serves as Style Head for Okinawa Kenpo and Chairman of the Kobudo Board for the United States Karate Alliance; Vice-President of the Yudansha Kobujitsu Karate Doh Federation; Director of the International Shorin Ryu Karate Kobudo Federation; Technical Advisior to the International Ryukyu Karate Research Society; and member of the International Martial Arts Federation. He was also a past U.S. and International Representative and Board Member of Master Odo's Okinawa Kenpo Karate-Kobudo Federation. He was inducted into the ALLIANCE HALL OF FAME in 1995., and the Pennsylvania Karate HALL OF FAME in 1998.