Current Ranks:

  • Karate: Godan (5th Dan) in Yamanami-ryu Karate Jutsu

  • Karate: Godan (5th Dan) International Martial Arts Conference

  • Tae Kwon Do: Yondan (4th Dan) Chong Shin Taekwondo

  • Aikijutsu: Godan (5th Dan) in Yamanami-ryu Aikijutsu

  • Aikido: Yondan (4th Dan) Chudokai Aikido Federation International

  • Jujutsu: Sandan (3rd Dan) Yamanami-ryu Jujutsu

  • Jujutsu: Nidan (2nd Dan) United States Jujutsu Federation

  • Judo:  Nidan (USA Judo Jujutsu Association)

  • Iaijutsu: Sandan (3rd Dan) Yamanami-Ryu Iaijutsu

  • Iaido: Nidan (2nd Dan) Iai Tate-Do & Shoshin Yama Ryu Iaido

  • Co-Founder Yamanami Ryu & Yama Nami Bujutsu Kai

  • Co-Founder Martial Arts Combatives

  • Co-Founder of Kardio KickFit

  • Kancho (President) of the Teishinkan Dojo

Started Training:

Karate - 1981 
Tae Kwon Do - 1975
Kobudo - 1985 
Aikido - 1996 
Judo - 1996 
Jujutsu - 1989 
Iaido - 1987 

Tim Morgan Shihan

Tim Morgan started training in martial arts at the age of 6.  He has trained with top instructors in many systems through his entire life. He started honing his teaching skills as a teenager helping his instructors teach classes. This lead to an employment position and full time apprenticeship program learning the skills of instructing and managing a full time dojo. 

He is in the second decade of running a full time professional martial arts school with his wife Heather in Pelham, Alabama. 

Tim Morgan is one of two Kaicho (President) of the Yama Nami Bujutsu Kai.  

"My goal has always been to provide the best in martial arts instruction and treat people with respect. Only through example can we truly show people the benefits of martial arts training"