RALPH JASCHKE, 8th degree black belt, started his karate training in 1967 under Sensei Tom Redmon and was awarded his Black Belt in 1970 from Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee, the father of American Taekwon-do.

Mr. Jaschke has won numerous awards and led his American Karate Institute teams to success in competitions around the state. He has taught over 20,000 students, produced over 100 Black Belts, and promoted more than 100 tournaments with his Texas Four Seasons Karate Championships, held in Victoria four times a year.