Martial Arts Wisdom



Eastern Karate Lineage Chart



Ryu Ryuko
    |
Kanryo Higaonna   Sokon Matsumura
    |               |________________________ ____________
    |               |                        |            |
Chojun Miyagi     Anko Itosu          Chotoku Kyan   Kentsu Yabu
    |               |                        |            |__________
    |               |                        |            |          |
Gogen Yamaguchi   Gichin Funakoshi           |       Choyu Motobu    |
    |               |                        |            |          |
    |               |                        |____________|    Ankichi Arakaki
Gosei Yamaguchi   Hidetake Nishiyama         |                       |
    |        |      |                        |_____Seisho Aragaki    |
    |        |      |                        |                       |
Peter Urban  |      |                  Tsuyoshi Chitose              |
    |        |      |                        |                       |
    |________|______|                        |                       |
    |                                        |                       |
Bob Dalgleish                           Masami Tsuruoka          Richard Kim
    |________________________________________|_______________________|
    |               |
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Benny Allen   Bill Melbourne_____George Shell
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    |_______________|
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            |__Frank Wishert
            |        |
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            |__Tim Collingwood
            |        |
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            |        |__Bob Rutherford
            |        |   (Tikau Shin)
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            |        |__Rick Dubay
            |        |
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            |        |__Allan Shand
            |        | 
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            |        |__Steve White
            |        | 
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            |        |__Ernie Pickard
            |        | 
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            |        |__Alan Ramirez
            |        |    (Trinidad)
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            |        |__Ed Vella
            |        |
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            |        |__Colette Ruska
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            |        |__Keith Ramirez
            |        |
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            |        |__Robin Downie
            |        |
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            |        |__Sherry MacPhail 
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            |        |__Karl Lueth
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            |        |__Diane Dika 
            |        |
            |        | 
            |        |__Rob Monaco
            |
            |
            |__Don Warrener
            |        |
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            |        |__Wally Platt
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Wayne Arsenault
            |        |      |        |
            |        |      |        |
            |        |      |        |__Jamie Edwards
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Chris Doyle
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Chris Hurst
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Ken Smith
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Bruce Seeger 
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Lesa Doyle 
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Mike Neville 
            |        |      |       |
            |        |      |       |
            |        |      |       |__Kenneth J. Jacobs
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Peter St-Onge 
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Gerry Manno
            |        |      |       |
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            |        |      |       |__Terry Donovan
            |        |      |       |
            |        |      |       |
            |        |      |       |__Cecelia Kim Jacobs
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Brian Cyr
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Richard Verlaan
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Chet Dixon
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Aman Yousufy
            |        |      |
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            |        |      |__Martin O'Connell
            |        | 
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            |        |__Mike Landrecht
            |        |
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            |        |__Mike Marcotte
            |        |
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            |        |__Steve Marcotte 
            |        |
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            |        |__David Turkoski  
            |        |
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            |        |__Brian Thomas
            |        |
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            |        |__Greg Skoryk
            |        |
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            |        |__Mike McGlashon
            |        |
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            |        |__Dave MacDonald
            |        |
            |        |
            |        |__Phil McColl
            |        |
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            |        |__Conroy Copeland
            |        |
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            |        |__Terry Gudgeon
            |        |
            |        |
            |        |__Steve Triska
            |        |
            |        |
            |        |__Patrice Williams
            |        |  
            |        |
            |        |__Tom Burtnik
            |        |
            |        | 
            |        |__Aaron Stivers
            |        |
            |        |
            |        |__Layton Morrison__
            |        |                   |
            |        |                   |
            |        |___________________|__Michel Fleury
            |
            |
            |__Bill Hind
            | (Canada Goju)
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Ken Harris_____Steve Picotte
            |       |
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            |       |__Jay Prudy
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Skol Batraks
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__John Bak
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Hing-Poon Chan
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Al D'Aoust
            |       |
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            |       |__Shawn Haley
            |       |
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            |       |__Jim Kelsh
            |       |
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            |       |__Steve Liddle
            |       |
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            |       |__Steve Lynch
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Kim Marshall
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Tom Payne
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Ray Lyver 
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Claude Carriere
            |       |       |
            |       |       |
            |       |       |__Rod Milburn
            |       |       |
            |       |       |
            |       |       |__Jim Taylor 
            |       |
            |       |
            |       |__Gregory Collins
            |            (Beijing)
            |
            |
            |__Wally Slocki
            |
            |
            |__Vince Castellano
            |
            |
            |__Joe Castellano
            |
            |
            |__Pat Ammendolia
            |
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            |__Eileen Dennis
            |
            |
            |__Jeff Wales
            |
            |
            |__Billy Little
            |
            |
            |__Alan Little
            |
            |
            |__Frank DiLorenzis
            |
            |
            |__Frank Bozzo
            |
            |
            |__Frank Summers
            |
            |
            |__Tony Faocetti
            |
            |
            |__Paul Caldwell
            |
            |
            |__Paul Simkins
            |
            |
            |__Jim Fields
            |
            |
            |__Mike Wran
            |
            |
            |__George Molnar
            |
            |
            |__Derwyn Griffiths
            |
            |
            |__Greg Mellor
            |
            |
            |__Debbie Rizzo
            |
            |
            |__Andy Fowler
            |
            |
            |__Mike Fowler
            |
            |
            |__Ray Greenaway
            |
            |
            |__Rob Walpole
            |
            |
            |__Earl Hughes
            |
            |
            |__Murray Hamner
            |
            |
            |__John Hamner
            |
            |
            |__Mike Slocki 
            |
            |
            |__Don Yee
            |
            |
            |__Duane Watson
            |
            |
            |__Harold Warden
            |
            |
            |__Bill Holland
            |
            |
            |__Paul Gilbrey
            |
            |
            |__Mike Vresk
            |
            |
            |__Mike Harrison
            |
            |
            |__John Greer
            |
            |
            |__Tony Martin
            |
            |
            |__Andre Bernat