We offer a variety of traditional martial arts .

Master Ryan owner of Yarbrough Martial Arts Academy 

MASTER RYAN YARBROUGH 

PRESIDENT OF YARBROUGH MARTIAL ARTS ACADEMY EST 9/11/2017 / ELITE FREE STYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION 2005

FOUGHT 70 MARTIAL ARTS TOURNAMENTS 50 WINS 20 LOSSES in Karate,Boxing,Kickboxing,JuJitsu

2007 Started training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & wrestling submission grappling under my Hapkido student a High School  Wrestling Coach Felix Boggan

Later trained @ local MMA Cage Fighting School & left there to roll @ a Gracie JiuJitsu School

During  that time had the honor to attend mma seminars with Pat Miletich ,Jeff Monson, Robson Moura , Gracie , Fernando Salvador , Tony Maynard , Troy J Price  

2008 fought my first Jiu Jitsu tournament winning No Gi Asheboro NC

2X JIU JITSU WORLD CHAMPION 2009 Triad show case of martial arts & 2015 Kuro Bushi Martial Arts  

2ND PLACE SILVER FOR THE JIU JITSU WORLD TITLE 2014 placed 2nd to Sensei Trey Singleton @ Kuro Bushi Martial Arts Tournament 

2X SUBMISSION GRAPPLING JUJITSU CHAMPION 2013 & 2014 

BARE KNUCKLE KARATE WORLD TITLE For The OSNK  placed Bronze losing to Hanshi James White & Master Don Lathem

7X KARATE NATIONAL CHAMPION / TRI STATE KARATE CHAMPION NC , SC , VA

Union County Karate Nationals & Old School National Karate Championships 

FORMER BOXER 

Fought my first Tough Man Contest @ Greensboro Coliseum 2001

Joined Triad Boxing Center HIGH POINT NC OWNED BY WALTER JOHNSON & EDDIE GREGGS 

There I had the honor to train with Carletta Ewell and McDuffy 

Boxing / Kickboxing @ Solid Bodies in Thomasville NC 

Kickboxing @ FungFu USA under Freddy Gosh a black belt in Joe Lewis Karate Fighting System 

Boxed from 2001 to 2005 

2006 started competing in Sport Karate 

FORMER KICKBOXER 

2007 American Kickboxing Charlotte NC 

Won against Travis Ledford  lost to Scott Stephenson 

2007 MuayThai Kickboxing Charlotte NC 

Won against Chris Sutton lost to Dominique Simmons of Fl 

2008 won MuayThai Tournament Asheboro NC 

BROWN BELT / BLACK STRIPE AMERICAN NINJUTSU / WEAPONS / OUT DOOR SURVIVAL .A Robert Bussey style

UNDER SENSEI TIM ROSS 


NI DAN AMERICAN KICKBOXING UNDER SIFU BOB YODER 


RENSHI IN KARATE UNDER MASTER SAM ALBRIGHT 

SHO DAN UNDER CHIEF MASTER ROBERT SHOOK 

NI DAN , SAN ,SA DAN UNDER KYOSHI SAM ALBRIGHT 


RENSHI IN (Japanese) JUJITSU UNDER GRAND MASTER DERMAN HODGE 

SHO DAN UNDER SOKE KIRK SIMMONS 

NI DAN & SAN DAN UNDER GRAND MASTER CHRIS MACDONALD 

YON DAN UNDER HANSHI DERMAN HODGE 


6th Degree (Korean )HAPKIDO UNDER GRAND MASTER DERMAN HODGE 

2010 FOUNDER OF ELITE FREE STYLE HAPKIDO CURRICULA ON DVD SOLD OUT OF STORE OF MARTIAL ARTS MART @ THAT TIME .

2012 TO CURRENT HOSTED THE ANNUAL ELITE FREE STYLE HAPKIDO ASSOCIATION CAMPS 

NORTH CAROLINA STATE DIRECTOR OF HAPKIDO FOR WORLD MOO SUL KWAN FEDERATION 

LIFE TIME MEMBER OF WORLD TAE SOOL ASSOCIATION UNDER GRAND MASTER TROY TRODEAU 

MEMBER OF SEI KAI BUJUTSU KAN REN MEI 

LIFE TIME MEMBER OF ALL KOREAN MARTIAL ARTS ASSOCIATION UNDER MASTER SAM ALBRIGHT 

LIFE TIME MEMBER OF KURO BUSHI MARTIAL ARTS ORGANIZATION UNDER 5X WORLD CHAMP HANSHI ERNEST DUKES

LIFE TIME MEMBER INDEPENDENT MARTIAL ARTS FEDERATION UNDER MASTER ROBERT SHOOK & SOKE KIRK SIMMONS

LIFE TIME MEMBER OF UNIVERSAL KARATE & KICKBOXING ASSOCIATION

TRAINED  JUJITSU & KARATE NATIONAL CHAMPS 

TRAINED JUJITSU WORLD CHAMPION ADAM WARDELL 2017 KURO BUSHI MARTIAL ARTS TOURNAMENT 

TRAINED 40 STUDENTS TO BLACK BELT STATUS  IN NC , SC, OH , WI ,TX, KS,MO,AND OR .AZ . 

TRAINED SEMINARS ON THE MAT WITH OVER 50 HAPKIDO  MASTERS 

ATTENDED HUNDREDS OF SEMINARS IN MIX MARTIAL ARTS 

TRAVELED THE TRI STATE AREA TEACHING HAPKIDO & JU JITSU  SEMINARS SINCE 2010 

ARBITRATOR FOR SPORT JUJITSU DIVISIONS IN KARATE TOURNAMENTS 

WORKED KARATE TOURNAMENT SINCE 2007 HAS TIME , SCORE &  KEEPER,JUDGE , REFEREE , & ARBITRATOR 


MASTER JON FARLOW KARATE & HAPKIDO INSTRUCTOR 

3RD  Degree black belt in American FreeStyle Karate 

3rd Degree Kenpo Karate 

1st Degree black belt Hapkido 

1st Degree black belt American NinJutsu 

1st Degree black belt Kickboxing 

Kohai Title Brown Belt Obi in Japanese Jiu Jitsu 

Fought in many Karate tournaments

A national Karate Champion 

JuJitsu submission grappling champion 

Fought for JuJitsu World Title Belt Fight main event 2013,14,15,16

Attended many martial arts seminars 

A published book arthur

MASTER HORACE SESSOMS HAPKIDO INSTRUCTOR 

Elite FreeStyle Hapkido Association Vice President 

5th Degree black belt in Hapkido 

purple belt black stripe in American NinJutsu 

Karate & Jiu Jitsu tournament champion 

2003 was awarded an honorary bo in ninjutsu 2003 for being an expert with weapons 

judge and refree many tournaments 


MASTER MICHAEL BURGER KARATE INSTRUCTOR 

3RD Degree Kenpo Karate under Renshi Ryan Yarbrough 

1st Dan Shorin Ryu Karate  under Hoshi Sensei  in Okinawa Japan 

Poomse TaeKwonDo in 1984 

1st Degree black belt Kickboxing under Ryan Yarbrough Sensei 

Yellow belt Hapkido under Ryan Yarbrough 

Retired Military ,  Law Enforcement , Bail Bonds Agent 

2016 Honor Award by Legendary Hanshi Larry Isaac