- Black Belts of the IKKA before Ed Parker's Death
After Mr. Parker's death every
Tom, Dick and Harry claimed that they had achieved a certain rank through the
Well, the IKKF has found a copy of the
actual ranking of Mr. Parker's black belt student just before he passed on in
Some of the 'Seniors'
are not going to be happy with this listing, as it shows their TRUE rank
as per the IKKA.
This report shows the REAL rank, of many of
the higher ranking black belts.
to see what your instructor's rank was just before Mr. Parker died.
My instructor, Lee Bachman, was a
fourth Dan and I am not on the list as a 3rd Dan since my membership had lapsed.