About the Instructors

  • Email: taekwondo@spimit.com
  • Instructor
    • Eddie Shaw
  • Assistant Instructors:
    • Arif Shaw
    • Rai Shaw
    • Yasmeen Shaw

Instructor Background

  Eddie Shaw

  • Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Green Belt in Judo
  • Began Martial Arts in July of 2007
  • 4 time Texas X State Champion
  • ISI Parent and Volunteer Since 2004

    In July of 2007, Eddie Shaw began studying Tae Kwon Do with Master James Holan at his Irving School location. Master Holan owns Texas Karate Do which has 2 locations. One in Irving and one in Grapevine. In late 2007, he began training with Master Andrew Herden in Judo. Eddie has been teaching Tae Kwon Do at Texas Karate Do since the middle of 2010. In February of 2011, Eddie accomplished the rank of 1st degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do.

    


Assistant Instructors Background

  Arif Shaw

  • Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • 5 time Texas X State Champion

    In July of 2007, Arif Shaw began studying Tae Kwon Do with Master James Holan at his Irving School location. Arif accomplished the rank of 1st degree Black Belt In Master Holan's Martial Arts School in December 2011.

  Rai Shaw

  • 2nd Degree Brown Belt
  • Texas X State Champion

    In July of 2007, Rai Shaw began studying Tae Kwon Do with Master James Holan at his Irving School location. Arif has accomplished the rank of 2nd degree Brown Belt. In Master Holan's academy this is the highest ranking prior to becoming a Black Belt.

  Yasmeen Shaw

  • 2nd Degree Brown Belt
  • 6 time Texas X State Champion

    In August of 2007, Yasmeen Shaw began studying Tae Kwon Do with Master James Holan at his Irving School location. Arif has accomplished the rank of 2nd degree Brown Belt. In Master Holan's academy this is the highest ranking prior to becoming a Black Belt.