Bob Nance

Bob Nance was born December 19, 1955 and began studying Isshinryu in 1974. He now trains in his home dojo in Burleson, TX, where he lives with his wife, Lise', and four children.

1974 Began studying Isshinryu under Larry Dreher at Mississippi Delta Jr. College
1975 Transferred to University of Mississippi and co-founded Isshinryu Karate Club of Ole Miss
1976 Promoted to Shodan by Larry Dreher
1976-1979 Head instructor, Ole Miss Karate Club
1978 Promoted to Nidan by Larry Dreher
1979 Mississippi State Champion, Kata and Weapons, Black Belt Division
1980 Mississippi State Champion, Kata and Weapons, Black Belt Division
1981-1984 Board of Directors Mississippi Karate Association
1979-1988 Advisor to Ole Miss Karate Club; Taught Karate and Self-defense in Clarksdale, MS
1982 Met A. J. Advincula at seminar for Larry Dreher, studied in Oceanside, CA for 2 weeks
1982 Promoted to Sandan by A. J. Advincula
1985 Promoted to Yondan by A. J. Advincula
1987 Promoted to Godan by A. J. Advincula
1995 Promoted to Rokudan by A.J. Advincula
August 8, 2008 Promoted to Nanadan by A.J. Advincula

 

Bob Nance
804 E. Valley Terrace Circle
Burleson, TX 76028
214-226-4479 (cell)

rsnance@hotmail.com