Teaches SELF CONFIDENCE, SELF DEFENSE, FITNESSChibana Choshin the founder of Okinawa Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do was the teacher of Nakazato Shugoro who taught Frank Hargrove from Frank's first day of karate-do training in 1964 while he was stationed at Naha Air Base on Okinawa.
At 5th Degree Black Belt Nakazato gave Frank the name "Otetsu Cho" which means Big Iron Butterfly.
Frank Hargrove Dojo begin in 1973 when Nakazato Shugoro commissioned him to teach.
By 1992 with Frank Hargrove as founder & president there was 110 schools in North American Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do Association teaching the Direct Lineage Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate-do of Nakazato Shugoro, 10th Dan Hanshi..
SPECIALIZING IN KARATE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF YOUNG CHILDREN