Shugyokan Certified Yudansha
Official listing of ACTIVE members who has attained the Kuro Obi ( Black Belt ) and are currently in good standing with the Shugyokan. Anyone claiming yudansha ( 有段者 ) rank under the Shugyokan Dojo can contact us for confirmation or verification.
Dojo - Cho
Andre De Gazon
Dr. Steven Clark
The Shugyokan reserves the right to issue a HAMONJO ( Order of Excommunication ) to Yudansha ( Person who possess a Black Belt Rank ) and Mududanshs ( Under ranked student ) for failure to maintain good standing with the Dojo Reishiki and the Matsubayashi Ryu Community.
The shugyokan reserves the right to remove, recognize, acknowledge and endorses that excommincated student's rank. Furthermore, That former student's files will be deleted and black-listed from the Shugyokan Dojo and Matsubayashi Ryu.
An excommicated members are PROHIBITED the following:
- Use the Dojo and Matsubayashi Ryu Insignia on thier Keikogi
- Issue Yudansha / Mudansha rank under the Shugyokan as well as Matsubayashi Ryu
- Wear any and all emblems of the Shugyokan Dojo and Matsubayashi Ryu for commercial purpose
- Using the name Matsubayashi Ryu in all the printed literatures ( Flyers, Certificates, Facebook. Websites , blogs )
The Shugyokan will NOT publickly issue this order, but rather giving that person a "graceful" exit. Failure to comply will forced us
to inform the Matsubayashi Ryu Hombu Dojo as well the Online Community