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 Clarence Boone was only a Brown Belt but the magizine saw it fitting to put him on the cover because of his outstanding fighting style which is The Mix Up from The KA System of Karate.

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Nashid Abdul Wasi

 Nashid Abdul Wasi joined The KA System of Karate September 1,1970 he was perfect for The Freestyle Strong he was promoted to advance White Belt Sunday October 25,1970. Green Belt March 20,1971. Advance Green Belt Sunday October 24,1971. Brown Belt Saturday May 20,1972. Avance Brown Belt Sarurday October 28,1972. Black Belt Saturday September 5,1987 on the same promotion he advance to 2nd, 3rd and 4th Degree Black Belt. Nashid was 38 years old. On Saturday October 31,1992 Nashid was promoted to 5th Degree Black Belt he was 43 years old. Friday February 13,1998 Mudarris was promoted to 6th to 7th Degree Black Belt. Saturday September 27,2008 Mudarris was promoted by AL-Mu'assis to 8th to 9th to 10th Degree Black Belt in The Freestyle Strong at the age of 59. Mudarris is the 1st in The KA System to reach this level but he earn it through his training, understanding and by reading the history of his style. He is capable of his level of excellence. He has dedicated his years to be a part of this legacy. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Wazr Jerry Stewart

 Jerry Stewart joined The KA System of Karate April 16,1969 he was the epitome of The Standard Style Straight he was promoted to Advance White Belt August 16,1969. Purple Belt January 25,1970. Advance Purple Belt October 25,1970. Advance Brown Belt March 20,1971. Black Belt Sunday October 24,1971. Received his KA System of Karate teaching certificate Saturday May 20,1972. 2nd Degree Black Belt Saturday March 9,1974. 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th Degree Black Belt Saturday September 27,2008 at the age of 53.

Wazr was 13 teen years old when he entered the magic of The KA System of Karate. His contribution and excellence in displaying The Standard Style Straight was a joy to behold, his display and exercution was perfect in tournament competition. Wazr was the 1st student in the system to be promoted to a 2nd Degree Black at the age of 18 teen.

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Yasim Salaam

The late Yasim Salaam joined The KA System of Karate November 2,1968. Yasim was the top fighter in those early years he was a Standard Style Straight fighter and the 1st student in The KA System to be promoted to Green Belt May 1969. Yasim was also a amateur boxer. He stoped training for a few years and returned February 5,1975. He left the school for the last time April 5,1975. Saturday December 5,1992 Yasim Salaam died. I will forever remember Yasim. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Clarence Boone

 Clarence Boone joined The KA System of Karate September 29,1969 he was the 2nd student in the system to fight in his style The Freestyle Mix Up in tournament play and became a Champion. He proved to all that stood in his way that his style of fighting worked. Clarence made the cover of Official Karate Magizine as a Brown Belt. He was given the nick name of Old Faithful because he use to turn up late for tournaments but always coming through.
His promotion history. Advance White Belt and Green Belt April 11,1970. Advance Green Belt October 25,1970. Brown Belt Saturday February 12,1972. Advance Brown Belt to Black Belt Sunday December 14,1975. Two or more promotions in our system is called a double promotion. Clarence was 21 years old when he joined The KA System of Karate and it has been a joy watching him grow as a fighter. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Happy Crump


The late Happy Crump aka Amin Mu-Jahid, The Robot, Jelani Sifu, Raymond Crump which ever name you want to call him he was one of a kind. When he performed you saw magic in the air. He was splendid in his display of The Robot Long. Happy joined The KA System of Karate January 20,1974. His promotion history. When Happy came through the doors of the system he had made the rank of Black Belt from another system, because he was a qualified Black Belt he kept his honor. He received his Black Belt from The KA System of Karate February 1,1975. Saturday September 5,1987 2nd and 3rd Degree Black Belt. Friday February 13,1998 4th to 5th Degree Black Belt. AL-Mu'assis would only perform exhibitions in the famous (Standard Style Freeze One Punch Kill) with the Robot. When he joined the system I wrote (I'm letting this student come without paying, I'm trying him to see if he is for real about learning The KA System) He became a KA Boy. Happy was 26 years old when he became a student. Happy (Robot) Crump died Sunday October 17,1910 at the age of 63 years old. He's with Allah now.

 

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Rabb Salahuddin Ibn Mutakabbir

 Rabb Salahuddin Ibn Mutakabbir aka Robert Wright/Fahamu Mangu joined The KA System of Karate June 8,1971 he was 12 years old. His mother Lillian Frison wanted her son to learn how to protect himself. Rabb was perfrct for The Freestyle Strong. Rabb promotion history. Advance White Belt Sunday October 24,1971. Purple Belt Saturday February 12,1972. Advance Purple Belt Saturday May 20,1972. Black Belt September 22,1973. Received his KA System teaching degree Saturday February 1,1975. He was the 6th student in the system to be promoted to Black Belt. Rabb became a very good contact fighter, I trained him in boxing as well as judo and a better way of life. He stayed loyal to his style and the system he learned. His history will be forever remembered. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Omar Karriem ABdAllah

 Omar Karriem ABdAllah my 1st son was born in karate I started teaching him at the age of 3 years old but not in the dojo. He was a very good child. The Freestyle Mix up was perfect for him, he had become the 3rd good Mix up fighter. Omar promotion history. Advance White Belt Saturday June 20,1992 he was 25 years old. Green Belt Saturday October 31,1992. Adance Green Belt Saturday August 17,1996. Brown Belt, Advance Brown Belt to Black Belt Saturday April 19,1997. 2nd Degree Black belt Friday February 13,1998. 3rd Degree Black Belt Saturday September 27,2008 at age 41 years old. Omar became the WWKA Light Heavyweight Champion in Hard Point Karate which was the same as Kick boxing. Omar had become a very good contact fighter. Retired from Hard Point Karate undefeated. Omar stayed loyal to his style and The System that mold him into a Champ. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.







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Bryant Everett

 Bryant Everett joined The KA System of Karate at the age of 15 years old. He was a natural Standard Style Straight fighter. As a junior he was undefeated in tournament competition, outstanding reflex. Bryant promotion history. Advance White Belt Sunday October 24,1971. Purple Belt Saturday May 20,1972. Brown Belt September 22,1973. Black Belt Saturday 27,2008 at the age of 53 years old. Bryant has been calling me for years he now lives in Florida. When he calls he says (get on your knuckles) a wonderful and thoughtful person. In the last days of his beloved Mothers life we talk often. He will always be a part of The KA System of Karate history because of his love for his fighting style and loyalty to his system. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Edward Thompson

The late Edward Thompson, a Standard Style Straight Fighter joined The KA System of Karate October 29,1969. Edward was 190 pounds, 6'3 1/2 and as strong as an ox. He was as dedicated to the system as I. If you said something out of line about me or the system you was in trouble. Edward was a street fighter way before he joined The KA System. He and I enjoyed many great times together. Edward Thompson promotion history. Advance White Belt January 25,1970. Green Belt April 1,1990. Advance Green Belt October 25,1970. Advance Brown Belt to Black Belt September 22,1973. Edward was 26 years old when he joined the system. Edward spent a great part of his life in prison, but each time he came out coming to the dojo to prove that he was still good is what he did and would always hold his status. We grew very close. Edward(Candy)Thompson was killed by a gun shot February 27,1987. He will always have his history told in The KA System. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah

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James Dickey

The late James Dickey, joined The KA System of Karate May 31,1972 at the age of 25 years old. James attend class on his regular days never missing a class he traveled from Piscatway, New Jersey to Newark, New Jersey. Our location was 512 Springfield Avenue. He was a Standard Style Straight Fighter. James promotion history. Advance White Belt Saturday March 13,1976. He received an honoray Green Belt. Because of the love James had for the system he wanted to learn as much as he could about it. I decided to teach him about the worked I had to do. James became a represenative for the system, he did a wonderful job. His contribution to The KA System of Karate will always remain in my heart. His dedication and loyalty to The KA Sytem of Karate and the students will never be forgotten. I received a call from his sister, she told me that James had died. A student and friend. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah

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Mylo Thompson

 Mylo Thompson, joined The KA System of Karate February 19,1968 he was the 1st Freestyle Crouch student that was an outstanding in fighting. When I met Mylo he told me that his younger brother whiped his but and I just came from the arm forces and I have to get back. Making the story short Mylo brother was a Brown Belt. I asked him which school did his brother attend, once he said the name I told him that he would be ready to defeat his brother in around 6 months. I new my training skills and style of fighting was above the techniques of his brother skills. When the same for that match Mylo won and he has been a Champion fighter ever since. Mylo promotion history. Green Belt August 4,1968. Brown Belt March 9,1969. Advance Brown Belt August 16,1969. Black Belt April 5,1970. Mylo was 22 years old when he joined the system. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Tmothy G.Screven

 Timothy G.Screven joined The KA System of Karate September 1,1969 he was 24 years old. Timothy was one of the 1st students that won at a tournament he was a Green Belt at that time. Timothy was always dedicated to the system. Wherever he went he would call me and say they know about us. Timothy promotion history. When he joined our dojo he was a Green Belt and a good fighter. On Wed. June 9,1971 he was promoted to a Green Belt in The KA System of Karate. Thank you Timothy. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Tiney Pringle

 Tiney Pringle joined The KA System of Karaye December 11,1969 at the age of 16 teen. Because her family could not afford to pay for her lesson I allowed Tiney to attend for free throughout her stay. She use to live in the 17th Avenue Housing projects. I use to pick her up and bring her back home when she entered tournaments. Tiney was our 1st female Champion and a fighter she was. Tiney promotion history. Advance White Belt August 16,1969. Purple Belt Sunday October 25,1970. Advance Purple Belt to Browm Belt March 20,1971. This was a double promotion. Tiney was dedicated to training and the system she will always have a place in our system. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.


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Raymond Wilkins

 Raymond Wilkins joined The KA System of Karate November 19,1969. A Standard Style Across Fighter. His legs was outstanding he did not attend many tournaments but his impact to the system speaks volume. Promotion history Advance White Belt January 25,1970. Green Belt April 11,1970. Advance Green Belt Sunday October 25,1970. Brown Belt March 20,1971. His name will always be related to the system. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Kevin Jeff Brown Thompson

 Kevin Jeff Brown Thompson joined The KA System of Karate May 26,1969 he was 7 years old, this was his 1st karate school. Promotion history. Advance White Belt September 22,1970. Purple Belt and Advance Purple Belt Sunday October 25,1970. Brown Belt and Advance Brown Belt March 20,1971. Saturday March 9,1974 2nd student to get his teachers degree also to make 2nd Degree Black Belt. Resaon being he learn The KA System of Karate which ran must fighters into being sick when we entered the tournaments. Champions are born but they must I a guide to learn the road. I gave him the name Little KA. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Otto Hill

 Otto Hill joined The KA System of Karate November 8,1968 he was 23 years old. Otto was a southpaw. He and I use to play billards and eat at one another home. His Back Crescent was blazing. Promotion history. Advance White Belt to Green Belt January 25,1970. Advance Green Belt April 11,1970. Brown Belt October 25,1970. As a Brown Belt I allowed him to fight in the Black Belt division. He won many Black Belt Championships. Where ever he is I wish him well. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Curtis Williams

 Curtis Williams joined The KA System of Karate February 25,1969 he was 20 years old. His fighting style is The Robot. Curtis was the 1st Robot fighter in the system. Promotion history. Advance White Belt January 25,1970. Green Belt April 11,1970. The time Curtis stayed in the dojo was a time of delight for me as his teacher. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Richard Denby

The late Richard Denby joined The KA System of Karate January 21,1969 he was 25 years old his style The Standard Style Across. He was also my barber. I had to trick Saleem in order for him to join the school. He became successful in tounament play, not because of his power but because of his retreat moves. Promotion history. Advance White Belt to Green Belt August 16,1969. Advance Green Belt October 25,1970. Saleem had the most accurate Jump Back Cescent when braking boards. He was always successful never missing a brake. I allowed Saleem to fight in the Black Belt division a few times, he took 1st place at one tournament. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Fred Mitchell

 Fred Mitchell joined The KA System of Karate August 19,1969 he was 24 years of age his fighting style, The Standard Style Straight. Fred and I went to South Side High we were in the came class. He was not just a student he was a friend. Fred was an outstanding White belt in tournament play winning many trophies. Promotion history. Advance White Belt January 25,1970. Saturday September 5,1987 he received an honorary Green Belt he was 42 years old. He was one of the 1st KA Boys that entered tournament play. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Irfaan Farid ABdAllah

 Irfaan Farid ABdAllah joined The KA System of Karate May 17,1987 he was 9 years old his style The Low Long Cat Stance.  Irfaan was outstanding in his style. He only entered a few tournaments but he took 1st place in fighting each time. I use to take him to Harlem New York for sparring. Irfaan use to whip on all the pee wee's. He would have had a very good future but he went with his mother to live in California. Promotion history. Advance White Belt to Purple Belt Saturday 5,1987. His 1st style was The Freestyle Crouch but it lack his body character, The Low Long Cat Stance Style was perfect for him. Irfaan was the 1st student to get this style. He proved it worked. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Ray L. Callier

 Ray L. Callier joined The KA System of Karate Janusry 25,1992 his style, The Standard Style Straight. Ray was 32 years old. Ray attend 2 days a week and was very dedicated to learning. He once told me that this was his dream to learn The KA System and that he had heard so much about it. Promotion history. Advance White Belt Saturday June 20,1992. Saturday August 17,1996 Green Belt. Advance Green Belt Saturday 27,2008. At present Ray is very active with the system. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.

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Louis Roberson

 Louis Roberson joined The KA Systen March 5,1968 at the age of 28. Louis was the 1st student to learn The Mix up and held his own throughout his stay in our dojo. Louis was a very important part of our 1st dojo at 491 Springfield Avenue, Newark, New Jersey. Promotion history. Advance White Belt to Green Belt August 4,1968. AL-Mu'assis Karriem ABdAllah.