Chief Instructor Corey Marr was born in Seattle, Washington.
Chief Instructor Corey Marr trained under
8th Degree Assistant Professor Peterpaul Abiva Sr.
Grand Master Martin T. Buell's
first generation instructors.
Chief Instructor Corey Marr first started training in martial arts in 1974 with Goju Ryu Karate.
He has also trained with the Washington Karate Association and has studied Wing Chun Kung Fu,
Sui Lum Pai Kung Fu, and Choy Lay Fut Kung Fu.
He joined the
Universal Kempo Karate Schools Association
in 1993 and received his
student black belt in 1998, his 1st degree in 1999, his 2nd degree in 2001, 3rd degree in 2004 and 4th degree in 2008.
He has been teaching in Bellevue since 1998.
Chief Instructor Corey Marr also has 8 black belts of his own to assist him in instruction:
3rd Degree Black Belt
, 2nd Degree Black Belt
and 3rd Degree John Bennett, 1st Degree Black Belt Tomiko Mihara, Collin Hickel as well as Black Belt Byrant Tu.
Classes at Universal Kempo Karate Schools Association - Lake Hills Branch are held
Stevenson Elementary School Gym
located at 14220 NE 8th Street, Bellevue, WA 98007
Wednesday & Friday
Youth: 6:00 p.m. - 6:50p.m.
Adults: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
You are welcome to a free introductory class or to stop by to view the classes.
You may contact
Chief Instructor Corey Marr
contact him by phone at (425)562-6111.
Here is picture of Chief Instructor Corey Marr with
Grand Master Buell, Assitant Professor Abiva and Student Black Belt Danny Igawa
And one made after the UKKSA semiar in 2000.
Chief Instructor Corey Marr during the 2000 seminar in Las Vegas.