Copyright 2014 All Rights Reserved. Baker's Dojo of Karate Education & Science
Martial Arts & Self-Defense Instructor
P.O. Box 379291 | Chicago, IL. 60637-9291
(773) 344-2131 | Email: takeoryu@gmailom
* 69 Years of Martial Arts and Training Instruction
in Disciplines: Jujitsu * Karate *Judo * Kung Fu
Inducted into the United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame
Retired Cook County Deputy Sheriff
* 2012 Dinstinguished Service Award
Korean War Veteran
TRAINING & CERTIFICATION
* Kodokan Judo - Mudansha
* Shito-Ryu Karate - 2nd Degree Black Belt
* Yoshin Ryu Jujitsu - 5th Degree Black Belt
* Takeo-Ryu Goshin Jitsu - 5th Degree Black Belt
* Praying Mantis Kung Fu - Red Sash
* Taiho Jutsu - 5th Degree Black Belt
Certified by the American Federation of jujitsu
Founder of the Takeo-Ryu Garage Academy training facility.
Currently Teaching Takeo-Ryu Goshin Jitsu. Takeo-Ryu Goshin Jitsu
utilizes techniques with emphasis on defense against armed or unarmed
Seminars and demonstrations throughout the city and
*Senior Citizen self defense tactics on-site.
* Taught Cook County Deputy Sheriffs self defense tactics.
*Conducted a self defense course for mothers and daughters at the
*Conducted a self defense class for the staff members of John D. Shoop
*Conducted a self defense seminar for staff members at Jefferson
*Co-sponsored student's Judo team at Peterson Elementary School.
*Presented a self defense demonstration for staff & students at Agassiz
* Organized : Judo team at John D. Shoop School
The elementary school Master Keith graduated from in 1949.
* International Taiho Jutsu Federation
* International Association of Martial Artist
* World Self Defense League
* Black Belts of the Faith International
* Budoshin Ju-litsu Yudanshakai
* World Black Belt Bureau
* Northern Style Systems Incorporated
* Police Martial Arts Association
* United States Taiho Jutsu Federation
* USA Karate Federation
* International Martial Arts Council of America
* Independent Martial Arts Federation
* American Federation of Jujitsu
* The Institute of Jujitsu Studies
COMPETITION & ACTIVITIES
* North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Competition
Trainer, Coach and Sponsor
Students ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in their respective divisions.
* Students participate in training individuals and groups employed in jobs
requiring self-defense skills.
*Students train and compete wlth students at other facilities throughout
the city and suburbs.
* Students engage in on-site training activities and demonstrations at
schools and community facilities throughout the city and suburbs.
* Students visit inner city martial arts schools, as well as schools in
neighboring states, to gain knowledge and experience.
Malcolm X College - Triton College - Moraine Valley College
Major: Criminal Justice
Founder & Head Instructor of The Takeo-Ryu Goshin Jitsu