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Sensei Elaine Yamano

Owner and Founder of Yamano's Shorin Ryu Karate

  • Born in Riverside, Ca., resides in Torrance, Ca.
  • Base style is Shorin Ryu for over 15 years, also studied Aikido
  • Currently a 3rd Dan (degree)
  • Well regarded by peers for her versatility within the competition world earning prestigious tournaments including: Festival of Kings in Maui, HI., COMPETE International Martial Arts Championships in Pomona, CA., San Diego Grand Internationals and the USA World International Championships in Las Vegas, NV.
  • Awards; To name a couple: 2004 Master's Hall Of Fame, Outstanding Female Competitor Of The Year, 2007 Master's Hall Of Fame, Outstanding Contributions To The Martial Arts
  • Yamano's Shorin Ryu Karate dojo is located in Chino, CA., been in business for over 10+ years and continues to instruct men, women and children.
  • Ms. Yamano continues to remain heavily involved within the community. She is also a strong advocate of higher education and academic excellence.

Contact info:

Sensei Elaine Yamano


Senior Instructor: Sensei Julien Van Simaeys

Website owner and operator

Contact Info:

Cell: 909-456-0798

Instructor: Sensei Shaun Gross

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