On October 27th, 2013 at Cervizzi’s Martial Arts Super Star Challenge held in Boston, Mass. At the Holiday Inn Ballroom, Grand Masters’ Austin Wright Sr. 10th Dan and N.J. State Directors, Tournament Director Paul Cervizzi 10th Dan, Boston Mass. “Alliance” Director and Grand Master Jim Thomas 10th Dan Head Coach and International “Alliance” President were in attendance to promote a Huge “Alliance Super Star” National and Martial Arts Challenge.
The Tournament included Freestyle Jujitsu- No Gi (Uniform) Grappling (5) Point Karate, Weapons, Kumite (Sparring), and Traditional Forms (Kata). During The Formal, Black Belt Alumni Bow-In and Introductional ceremony, Grand Master Cervizzi presented Grand Master Wright and Dr. Jim Thomas with a plaque of participation and Martial Arts Team Support.
Only one student competed for Team Wright, it was “All Star” Kenneth Jackson dominated his Black Belt Division by shutting out his opponent with a 5-0 score to clinch the Freestyle Kumite (5 point sparring semi contained) (15-16 yrs) Teenage Black Belt Division. Afterwards, in the Age Group 16-49 year old Adult Black Belt Weapons Division Kenneth Competed and Placed 1st using the Traditional Isshin-Ryu Karate Bo (6 ft. Staff) Form known as To Ko Meni No Kun, taught by Grand Master Wright for his Black Belt Leadership Universal Warrior Arts Academy.
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