by marc | May 30, 2019 | Previous mmac
Sensei Steve Reinke is an Instructor
at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Webster.
Sensei Steve is a 1st degree Black Belt. He has trained in Isshin Ryu Karate for nine years and has been an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center for the past 2 years. He has also trained in Kendo, Jiu-Jitsu, and Muay Thai. Sensei Steve is a graduate of SUNY Brockport with a degree in Kinesiology, specializing in conditioning and mobility.
XKB Instructor and Junior Karate Instructor
Sensei Meghan has been training at Murray's Martial Arts since 2012. She has been our Head Xtreme Kickboxing Instructor for over 9 years. In addition to Isshin Ryu, she has also trained extensively in Fitness Kickboxing and Muay Thai.
Front Desk Coordinator, Assistant Instructor
Sensei Valerie joined our team in 2021. She was born and raised in Greece, NY, and attended Greece Athena, where she played soccer, volleyball, and ran track. She participated in the Walt Disney World College Program and worked in Marketing & Business Management before becoming an entrepreneur at 26.
Sensei Dylan Russell is the Chief Instructor and Manager at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Greece.
He is a 4th Degree Black Belt and began his training at Murray’s Martial Arts in 2001. He is a dedicated community leader; teaching and helping people develop strong, healthy relationships with themselves and others. He has been competing in Martial Arts competitions his whole life, where he has won numerous titles.
Sensei Sue Murray is a Co-owner of Murray’s Martial Arts and is a 3rd Degree Black Belt. She began her training under her husband Shihan Kim Murray’s direction in 1993. She waited until all 3 of her children, who are also Black Belts, had grown up before she started her own training.
Shihan Kim Murray is a Co-owner of Murray’s Martial Arts with more than 40 years of experience. He is the founder of the United Isshin Ryu Karate and Kobu-Do Association. He was awarded a 9th Degree Black Belt in 2018.
He has taught tens of thousands of students the Art of Isshin Ryu Karate and Kobu-Do. He has competed both nationally and internationally, winning numerous grand championships.
Sensei Zak Richards is an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Irondequoit.
He first began his training at age 12 at Murray's Martial Arts and quickly earned his Black Belt rank by age 14. Sensei Zak has been teaching in the schools since 2009. He received two certificates in Photovoltaic Energy Systems as well as two certificates for Geothermal Ground Source Heat Pumps. He is now back teaching in Irondequoit as a 3rd degree Black Belt.
Senior Karate Instructor, 4th Degree Black Belt
Sensei Corey White began his Karate training at Murray's Martial Arts when he was 9. He's been teaching the art since he was 15 when he first earned his Black Belt. He is a Rochester Institute of Technology graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.
Manager and Head Instructor, 5th Degree Black Belt
Sensei Kasey Murray started training at Murray’s Martial Arts at age 3, earning his Black Belt at 8. He now has over 25 years of experience. He has competed and won in tournaments around the country. He has also trained extensively in Tumbling, Capoeira, Kickboxing, and Muay Thai.
Junior Karate Instructor, 2nd Degree Black Belt
Sensei Aydan began training at Murray's Martial Arts in 2012 when he was 5. He is a member of the Leadership Team, an active competitor, and has won numerous awards. He currently attends Odyssey Academy.
Sensei Courtney is an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Webster.
Sensei Courtney Teeter started training at Murray’s Martial Arts in 2010. He earned his Black Belt in 2017.
Sensei Jackson McManus is an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Greece.
Sensei Jackson McManus is 15 years old and a 2nd Degree Black Belt. He received Karate lessons as a birthday present when he was just 6 years old.
Sensei Brittany Flagg is an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Irondequoit.
Sensei Brittany Flagg is a 2nd Degree Black Belt and began her training at Murray’s Martial Arts I’m 2007. She is studying physiology at Nazareth College and graduated in spring of 2019.
Sensei Jimmy Tumia is an Instructor at Murray’s Martial Arts Center in Greece.
Sensei Jimmy Tumia began training and earned his black belt in the same year. He is currently a 2nd Degree Black Belt.