Hall Of Fame

This Page is dedicated to those Black Belts who have passed through our club and contributed significantly to our students


Ron Hansen

Sensei Emeritus Ron Hansen


Ron Czolek

Ron Czolek, 4th Dan, Coach and National Referee. Ron is a certified coach and has a Nidan certificate from the Kodokan and a Yondan certificate from USA Judo. He is one of only six Nationally ranked referees in North Carolina and has been involved with Judo since 1994.













Jose AbodeJose Abudo, 5th Dan, Coach. Jose Abudo, started training at an early age in Puerto Rico under Sensei Tomita, Jose is a classical Judo player with excellent technical ability.
















Chris Jessup (Left) 1st Dan
Regional and National Champion

Blake Norris (Center) 1st Dan
Regional and National Champion

Anthony Maerten (Right) 1st Dan
Regional and National Champion








Chris BehmChris Behm, 2nd Dan, Coach. Chris Behm, started training in Judo in 2003, a former competitor and team captain of the West Point judo Club. He also holds a 2nd Dan in Hoteikan Ju-Jitsu.













Mike PreditisMike Preditis, 3rd Dan, Coach. Mike Preditis, started training at an early age in the Chicago area, Mike is an International competitor and USA pointed athletic he is currently training at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.










Steph HorseillSteph Horseill, 2nd Dan, Coach. Steph came to our club from the UK having trained extensively under the British Judo System, she has remarkable light technical judo and great instruction and motivation ability














Frank FilicettaFrank Felicetta, 3rd Dan, Coach. Frank is a former student of Yonezuka Sensei, Frank has considerable judo experience and competition titles, although suffering from many judo injuries Frank is always willing to coach and share his expertise in the sport










Hector NegronHector Negron, Coach, 2nd Dan, started Judo in Puerto Rico and then trained in Japan where he received his current rank.













Coach RobCoach Rob Ault, Ni-dan, trained internationally, fitness buff great and patient coach with the young adults.













Chris JessupChris Jessup, Good Regional and National competition record, left our club for college.











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