Stephen Rose

1st Dan   1/20/13        
1st Kyu  10/15/11
2nd Kyu  11/01/10
3rd Kyu  05/23/10
4th Kyu  07/12/09
5th Kyu  07/12/09
Matsubayashi Ryu
06/01/02
Cho-Mo Tang Kung-Fu
03/01/83


Kevin James Graves
1st Dan   1/20/13
1st Kyu  
2nd Kyu  
3rd Kyu  
4th Kyu
5th Kyu   
6th Kyu   
7th Kyu   
8th Kyu
9th Kyu


FrankMartinez
5th Dan        1-20-13
4th Dan        7-10-03
3rd Dan          5-16-98      
2nd Dan        3-3-96
1st Dan        6-1-93
1st Kyu        5/6/92
2nd Kyu        2/20/92
3rd Kyu         3/12/91
4th Kyu        10/1/87

Kyokushin kai
4th kyu    3/7/80
5th Kyu   1/07/79
6th Kyu    6/10/78
7th Kyu   3/22/78
8th kyu   3/1/77  
9th kyu   12/15/76

Taekwon- do
1st gup  1971
6th gup 1972
Goju-ryu
9th Kyu 1973
Shotokan
9th Kyu 1973

Vedaste Migisha
1st Dan   1/20/13
Shotokan
1st Kyu  8/28/10
2nd Kyu  6/20/09
3rd Kyu  3/20/08
4th Kyu 8/25/06
5th Kyu   8/25/06
6th Kyu   6/13/05
7th Kyu   3/17/03
8th Kyu 6/15/04
9th Kyu 2/18/00
Craig Schaul, Rob Craft, Sam Roach, Frank Martinez, Sid Hanson. Vedasta Migisha,  
(Back Row) Dave Bossom, Aaron Leisinger, Kevin Graves, Kent Kruse, Steve Rose, Adam Smith.
Shinkyudo is a Japanese style of Karate, whose particular focus is on enriching and enhancing lives.
On Sunday, Jan. 20, at the China Wok in Cedar Falls, the Shinkyudo Karate Association of America (SKAA), based in the Waterloo/Cedar
Falls area hosted a Kamiza Ceremony. Honoring newly awarded Black Belts (Yudansha) and a 5th degree master’s level. Yudansha is a
Japanese term used to describe those who have earned their way to the level of Black Belt signifying a step over to the “higher seat”.
Kamiza is a traditional Japanese formal tea ceremony in honor of this step.

In formal dress newly awarded Yudansha Stephen Rose, Kevin Graves, Vedasta Migisha, as well as 5th degree Master Frank Martinez
served tea to all.
Rob Kraft, Dave Bossom, Kent Kruse,
Samantha Roach
Adam Smith
Dave Bossom, Sid Hanson, Sam Roach, Sierra Rewerts, Payton Heidemann, Vedasta
Migisha,Wanda Gaston, Megan Yasuda.  
(Back Row) , Aaron Leisinger, Rob Craft. Craig Schaul, Frank Martinez, Kent Kruse, Kevin
Graves,Adam Smith, Jacob Rewerts, Steve Rose, Joseph Edwards.
Kazama Ceremony honoree member Frank Martinez (left) accepts 5th Dan Black Belt and
Certificate from Kent Kruse.
Kent Kruse
Rob Craft
Frank Martinez, Kent Kruse, Dave Bossom and Rob Craft.
Samantha Roach