Congratulations to NJ’S Famous, Internationally Recognized & multi-disciplined Grandmaster Hanshi Austin Wright Sr. He is the founder of an American Martial Arts System called Universal Warrior Arts. Mr. Wright has had continued success by staying on top of his endgame both inside and outside of the Martial Arts Competition Arena. He is a competitor, International World Grand Champion and Former USAF Instructor.
Austin has won and coached numerous Traditional Open Karate Ju-Jitsu and American Kickboxing Titles. Wright is one of the few Master Instructors in the USA that has actually earned a rank in several Arts: 1st, Okinawan Isshin-Ryu Karate (8th Dan), 2nd, Japanese Judo Ju-Jitsu Combative Arts (9th Dan), 3rd, American Kickboxing PKF amateur MMA certified coach & trainer, and finally a Soke Dai (10th Dan) in Universal Warrior Martial Arts that has been proven successful in competition for two decades.
Wright operates in (3) locations in Bayonne and Jersey City, New Jersey (http://www.karateclassesinbayonnenj.com ) (http://www.uwamartialarts.com) (http://universaldojoofselfdefense.amssites.com/)
He was appointed as The 2016-2017 Grandmaster New Jersey State Representative for the World-Class “Alliance” by Grandmaster Dr. Jim Thomas, who is the President of the USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame recently inducted Team Wright into the following Hall of Fame categories:
Austin Wright Sr., International Inspiration & Bushido Spirit (way of the warrior) Grandmaster Award of the Decade.
Black Belt Instructor James Anderson, Top-rated Coach Humanitarian Award.
He is one of the Bayonne Veteran Firemen and a PAL Golden Gloves Champion.
And finally, Assistant Brown Belt Instructor Adama Wiggan, Top-rated female competitor of the year.
All are members of the UWA Martial Arts Federation of America.
Grandmaster Wright is a member of The U.S. National Martial Arts Team Alliance and the original A.O.K.A (American Okinawan Karate Association).
Austin Wright’s life mission is to spread Traditional Martial Arts Worldwide with Christian Principles and Zen Philosophy. Always giving God or a Higher Power the honor. Also, his teacher & Sensei Dennis A. Wright. Dennis A. Wright is a multi-disciplined Pioneer, Philosopher & trainer. Hanshi Dennis Wright is Austin’s Dad and Sensei, and one of Isshin Ryu’s top rated leaders. He is the 1st generation of the Wright Legacy.
Give us a call at 201-437-1820 for more info on how to become a part of the team!