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Universal Warrior Arts of Bayonne and Jersey City Win Awards

Team Wright

Grand Master Dr. Jim Thomas, U.S.A. Hall of Fame President and International “Alliance” Director (Middle), and Team Wright, International World Champion, (3) Generation Strong.

Cervizzis Martial Arts Hall of Fame

Grandmaster Austin Wright Sr. (Far Right) proudly holds award at Cervizzi Martial Arts Hall of Fame 

“A Tribute” to A Champion Hanshi Grandmaster Ralph Passero

Hanshi (Grandmaster) Ralph Passero An Isshin-Ryu Karate “Living Legend”

One of Bayonne’s 1st Generations of Original Karate and Kick-Boxing Legends was Hanshi (Grand Master) Ralph Passero.

Picture: From Left to right:  Ciara Castillo, UWA Brown Belt, Hanshi Grandmaster Ralph Passero, Hanshi Austin Wright Sr. and Hanshi Larry Cureton.











Mr. Passero is a “Living Legend” and a Professional Kick-Boxing Champion with the New York Puppets (Professional Full Contact Kick-Boxing Team) as well as numerous Karate Kumite Grand Championships.

In fact, most of the Original Martial Artist from the 70’s forward remember the hard work and dedication he has put into Isshin-Ryu Karate. His determination and resilience is what makes Hanshi Ralph Passero the man he is.  He has put his Life’s Mission into A.O.K.A Inc. Continue reading “A Tribute” to A Champion Hanshi Grandmaster Ralph Passero