Instructor Chuck Martin

The St. Louis Dojo’s head instructor is Mr. Charles “Chuck” Martin.  Mr. Martin began his martial arts training at the age of 18.  After several years of training in Aikido and Shotokan Karate, he joined the St. Louis Dojo in 1985 and became head instructor in June of 1994.

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The ranking instructor in the Midwest, Mr. Martin holds the ranks of Yodan (4th degree black belt) in Kokondo Karate as well as Nidan (2nd degree black belt) in Jukido Ju Jitsu.  He is a regular at the IKA International Seminars each year and visits other dojos around the United States annually as well.

4 Responses to Instructor Chuck Martin

  1. Grasshopper says:


    Your post about this years seminar was wonderful.

    Nice work as always.


  2. Kurt Huber says:

    Sensei Martin, if you ever make it through Grand Junction, CO. please give me a call and breakfast, lunch or dinner is on me. 970-712-7011

  3. No Steve, I’m afraid not. I’ve been instructor at the St. Louis dojo since 1994.

    Thanks for asking, though!

  4. Chuck..did you ever teach Karate in Jackson, TN?