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Hanshi Eizo Shimabukuro, 10th dan

O'sensei Shimabukuro is the Grandmaster of our style and and teaches in Okinawa.  He was the youngest, at age 32, to ever be promoted to 10th dan (the highest level in karate). He took over the system for Master Kyan when he died in 1945.