Grand Master Halterman is a 9th degree Black Belt. He holds the titles of:
Kancho - Head of a worldwide organization.
Kyoshi - Instructor of Instructors
Hanshi - Instructor of Masters
Grand Master Halterman started training in 1968 while in the military. Married in 1974 to Kathy, they have two children, Sam, born in 1977, and Kristy, born in 1980.
Grand Master Halterman trained in Okinawan and Japanese Goju-Ryu and other sytle such as Chinese Ching Lung, Tai Chi (Yang Style) and Tuite (pressure point striking).
Halterman Karate Kickboxing & Jiujitsu was founded at 95 North Main Street in Harrisonburg in 1977. We moved to our present location at 16 Pleasant Hill Road in 1990.