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pillarInstructor Master Dan Piller

 

 

 

 

History & Accomplishments of Master Piller

    • Began martial arts training 1975
    • Illinois State Judo Champ 1977
    • Colorado State Taekwondo Champ 1986
    • Open Weapons Champ 1987
    • National Level Referee United States Taekwondo Union 1987
    • Pan Am Level Referee – United States Taekwondo Union 1990
    • US Olympic Team Trials Judge 1992
    • Certified US Taekwondo Instructor 1993
    • Colorado State Taekwondo Union “Instructor of the Year” – 1994
    • Promoted to Master Instructor 2002
    • Founded Ki Martial Arts Centers 2003
    • Executive Director of the World Hapkido Association 2004 – 2007
    • Promoted to Secretary General of the WHA 2007 – Present
    • Host for the WHA Ultimate Hapkido Summer Training Camp 04, 06, 08, 10
    • Host for the WHA Ultimate Hapkido Winter Training Camp 2003-Yearly
    • Mike Swain Judo / Yudo Certified Instructor 2004
    • Law Enforcement – Defensive Tactics Certified Instructor (POST-OSS)
    • Hapkido Instructor of the Year – WHFSC INTERNATIONAL 2006
    • Master Instructor of the Year – World Hapkido Association – 2008
    • Trained & Taught at seminars throughout the US and Internationally in Austria, Brazil, Canada, India, Korea, Morocco, Panama City, Panama, & Moscow, Russia
    • Guest Defensive Tactics Instructor for Federal Law Enforcement – Ft. Carson Army Base, State of Oklahoma Police Academy & Local agencies throughout US
    • Certified First Aid, AED & Supplemental O2

Additional Training & Martial Arts Studies

Hapkido

    • GM Hwang, In Shik – WHA
    • GM Jung, Tae Hee – WHA
    • GM Rudy Timmerman – NKMAA
    • GM Oh, Se-Lim – KHF
    • GM J. R. West – USKMAF

Judo

    • Wickham Sensei
    • Swain Sensei
    • Grace Jividen Sensei

Sword

    • GM Jung, Tae Hee – WHA (Hapki Kum Sool)
    • Uchida Sensei – Mushinkan (Kendo & Iaido)

Defensive Knife

    • Scott KendrickUSFMAF
    • Eric Mayes – ICHF
    • Monty Hendrix – EMC

Law Enforcement DT & Civilian Tactics

    • Rick DunnOSS
    • Andy Stanford – OPS

Current Black Belt Ranks & Certifications

    • 6th Dan Hapkido – World Hapkido Association
    • 6th Dan Taekwondo – Pro TKD MAC
    • 4th Dan Taekwondo – Kukkuwon/WTF
    • 3rd Dan Taiho Jutsu – OSS
    • Law Enforcement Defensive Tactics Instructor – Level 3 POST/OSS
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