MASTER RYAN YARBROUGH

                                           BIO & RANKS . 

Chong Jae Nim / President of the Elite FreeStyle Hapkido Association est 2005 ... Started training in martial arts 1997 ...Master Ryan worked up the ladder through many martial arts association & was often called by Grand Master ranks the man who bleeds martial arts  !!!

Created at home training DVD's for Hapkido in 2010 and they where sold by  The Store of Martial Arts. www.storeofmartialarts.com

Trained over 40 students to black belt level.

Known has the man to fight them all .Master Ryan competed in 

Boxing , Kickboxing,Bare Knuckle Karate , Sport Ju Jitsu ,7x National Karate Champ,weapons fighting,point fighting champ , and self defense division .

2012 Master Ryan became a national instructor by doing martial arts seminars national wide and certifying black belts in ten different states .

2012  Founded the Annual  Elite FreeStyle Hapkido Association camp's  that today has hosted some of the best top notch master's world wide !!

2017 Master Ryan was awarded his 6th Degree black belt  "Yuk Dan" on his 20th year anniversary in Hapkido under supreme Grand Master Derman Hodge  !!!

World Moo Sul Kwan Federation North Carolina state director .

Master Ryan Yarbrough also holds ranks in other styles of martial arts.

Master ( Renshi) in Japanese Jiu Jitsu Sei Kai BuJutsu Kan Renmei under Hanshi Derman Hodge .

3rd Degree black belt in Kenpo Karate under Master Sam Albright .

2nd Degree Kickboxing under Sifu Bob Yoder  .

(RIP) 2017 Gone but never forgotten O'Sensei .

Brown belt American NinJutsu under Sir Tim Ross .

Currently training in Taekwondo  & Brazilian Jiu Jitsu .

                                                    Coach

Head trainer for team (Rhino) coached fighters for Boxing /  kickboxing / Karate / JuJitsu tournaments .


Coached a lot of world title champions and national champions in Karate & Jiu Jitsu style tournaments .

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Master Ryan has fought   63 fights in the ring of martial arts tournaments  and is known has the (man who fought them all) in mixed martial art tournaments .

*Fought for four world title fights .

Bare Knuckle Karate World Championship (bronze)2014 Old School Karate Nationals. @ Sports Complex Greensboro NC

Promoter  Sensei Tina Dukes .

World Title Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Silver) 2014  Kuro Bushi Martial Arts Org.Concord NC .

Promoter Hanshi Ernest Dukes .

Japanese Ju Jitsu (no holds bar /all goes mma) (World Champion) 2009 Triad Show Case of Martial Arts main event . Greensboro NC

Promoter Master Abdoul Malik.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/Submission grappling  (World Champion 2015) Kuro Bushi Martial Arts Org. Concord NC .

Promoter Hanshi E . Dukes

7x National Karate champion in black belt division(2006-2015) . 

Tri State champion in Karate 


Acknowledged instructors association 

 Independent Martial Arts Federation .President Guro Robert Shook & Soke Kirk Simmions .

 Kuro Bushi Martial Arts Organization . President Hanshi E.Dukes 

World Moo Sul Kwan Federation . President Kuk Sa Nim Derman Hodge 

All Korean Martial Arts Association. President Master Sam Albright 

 World Tae Sool Association. President Grand Master Troy Trudeau 

North Carolina state director for Golden Dragon & Iron Tiger society under Grand Master Bob Yoder.

Has trained many Law Enforcement and Military personal and hundreds of students .

Many of students have came national wide to train here at the academy under Master Ryan .

To God be the glory !!!




Ryan IS A FORMER BOXER .(2001 - 2004)


KICKBOXING CHAMPIONSHIP (2005 to 2009).

KARATE FIGHTER FROM (2006 TO 2015).

 2014OSNK  BARE KNUCKLE KARATE FIGHT WORLD TITLE

2005 FOUNDERS OF ELITE FREE STYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION

2014 KURO BUSHI MARTIAL ARTS ORGANIZATION BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU BLACK BELT WORLD CHAMPION

WORLD CHAMP SENSEI TREY SINGLETON A CAGE FIGHTER,KARATE,BJJ WORLD CHAMP WON AND 2ND PLACE RYAN YARBROUGH .

2015 KBMA WORLD CHAMPION RYAN YARBROUGH PICTURED WITH ALL HIS STUDENTS .

2015 WORLD CHAMPION JUDO BLACK BELT ROBBIE ADAMS

TOURNAMENT ARBITRATOR RYAN YARBROUGH

KICKBOXING @ MID SOUTH BOXING

HAPKIDO 3 DAY CAMP WITH MASTER HENDRIX , MASTER JASON JUNG,GM TAE JUNG ,SGM HWANG INSHIK,GM DAN PILLER,& MASTER JAMES DANTIE

KURO BUSHI MARTIAL ARTS ORGANIZATION CAMP

HANSHI ERNEST DUKES ,HANSHI MICHAEL WILLETT ,GM JOHNATHAN EDMONDSON,GM MICHAEL ALLISON,MASTER ANTONY FORD,MASTER AL YISREAL ,GM CRAIG HAMM,RYAN YARBROUGH ,SENSEI CHAD NEALEY ,SENSEI FELIX BOGGAN , MASTER JAMES GRAY .

2012 ELITE FREESTYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION CAMP

2013 ELITE FREESTYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION CAMP

2014 ELITE FREE STYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION CAMP

2015 ELITE FREESTYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION CAMP

2016 ELITE FREESTYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION

2017 HAPKIDO SEMINAR  WITH HAPKIDO FOUNDER DOJUNIM JI HAN JAE , GRAND MASTER KENNETH MACKENZIE ,AND MASTER RONDY MCKEE .

2017JAPANESE JIU JITSU SEMINAR WITH THE LEGENDARY HANSHI TONY MAYNARD

WORLD CHAMPION OF TRIAD SHOWCASE OF MARTIAL ARTS

JAPANESE JIU JITSU

JOINED MASTER SAM ALBRIGHT ASSOCIATION 2015