Sensei Sammy Gray - Chief Instructor

Shi-Dan – 7th Degree Black Belt Karate

Yon-Dan – 4th Degree Black Belt Ju-Jitsu  


Licensed As USA National Karate Federation (USA-NKF) Referee-Judge
USA National Karate Federation (USA-NKF) is the National Governing Body of  Sport Karate within the United States recognized by  the United States Olympic Committee.
1986 – Began Ko Sutemi Seiei Karate training
· 1997 – Joined Sensei Dale Thayer at the WV Seiei Kan karate club
· Life Member of the Ko Sutemi Seiei Kan – All-American Karate-Do Union
· Life Member of the All American Ju-Jitsu Union
· 1999 – Completed USA National Karate Federation (USA-NKF) Referee Seminar
· 2000 – 4th Irish Cup, Dublin, Ireland1 Gold and 4 Bronze medals
· 2001 – Competed in the 5th Irish Cup, Dublin, Ireland – 3 Bronze medals
· 2001 – AKJU National Champion and All-American
· 2002 – Inducted into the Eastern U.S.A. International Black Belt Hall of Fame
· 2002 – Awarded the International Achievement Award by the Induction into the Eastern U.S.A. International Black Belt Hall of Fame
· 2002 – Internationally ranked Yon-Dan, Fourth Degree Black Belt
· 2003 – Awarded the Martial Arts Dedication Award by the U.S.A. International Black Belt Hall of Fame
· 2004 – Awarded the Pinnacle Award of Success by the Eastern U.S.A. International Black Belt Hall of Fame
· 2005 – Awarded the Master’s Award by the Eastern U.S.A. International Black Belt hall of Fame.