Shihan David Mabry, 6th Dan

Shotokan Karate Center, Inc.
Jackson, Mississippi

Founder – Mississippi Karate Association 1977-2002

President – Mississippi Karate Association – 17 years

Professional Karate Association – Instructor of the Year 1982

Member – Mississippi Karate Association Hall of Fame

Member – Board of Directors, Southern Karate Association

Founder – Mississippi Black Belt Hall of Fame – Proclamation by Mississippi Governor Cliff Finch, 1977

Promoted the first Karate Tournament in the State of Mississippi, 1962

Opened first full-time Karate and Health Club in Mississippi, 1972

Received The Lifetime Achievement Award from the Jackson City Council, April 2000

Member – United States Martial Artist Association International Hall of Fame

Received the “Grasshopper Award” from the International Matsumura Seito Society


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