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Selection Process







It’s Your Turn Now
(To Make Yourself Proud)
Nominations are open now

Do you know someone who is a good candidate to be in the 

International Martial Arts Hall of Fame?


Click the link below to nominate them!



Welcome to the official Website of the International Martial Arts Hall of Fame

The International Martial Arts Hall of Fame is a prestigious institution that recognizes and celebrates outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to the world of martial arts. It serves as a platform to honor martial artists who have demonstrated exceptional skill, knowledge, and dedication in their respective disciplines.

The Hall of Fame induction ceremony is a highly anticipated event that brings together martial arts practitioners, enthusiasts, and experts from around the globe. During this event, inductees are acknowledged for their remarkable achievements, mastery of their chosen art, and their impact on the martial arts community.

The International Martial Arts Hall of Fame not only recognizes renowned martial artists but also seeks to promote the values and principles that martial arts embody, such as discipline, respect, perseverance, and personal growth. It aims to inspire and motivate both practitioners and spectators alike to pursue excellence in martial arts and embrace its positive influence in their lives.

The induction ceremony itself is a grand affair, featuring captivating martial arts demonstrations, speeches by distinguished figures in the martial arts community, and the presentation of awards and accolades to the deserving inductees. It is a unique opportunity to witness the convergence of talent, passion, and dedication in one spectacular event.

Attending the International Martial Arts Hall of Fame induction ceremony offers an unforgettable experience, allowing participants to immerse themselves in the rich traditions, diversity, and spirit of martial arts. It provides a platform for networking, learning from industry leaders, and fostering connections with like-minded individuals who share a deep appreciation for the martial arts.

Whether you are a martial arts practitioner, an enthusiast, or simply curious about the world of martial arts, the International Martial Arts Hall of Fame offers an exceptional opportunity to witness the pinnacle of achievement and celebrate the transformative power of martial arts.

By honoring exceptional individuals and their contributions, the International Martial Arts Hall of Fame serves as a testament to the enduring legacy and global impact of martial arts, ensuring that their stories and achievements continue to inspire generations to come.

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2023 Top Inductee List 
World Top Best of the Best Martial Artists

No.              Name                                              Country                  Style                                 Award Category Level              

  1.                   Sifu Micah Ashby                                        US                             Mixed Martial Arts                            Best Fighter of the Year

  2.                   Master George McTaggart                        AU                             Tae Kwon Do                                    Golden Life Award

  3.                   Master Chris Wetherington                        US                             Tang Soo Do                                     Best Black Belt of the Year

  4.                   Master Valerie Wetherington                     US                             Tang Soo Do                                    Female Instructor of the Year

  5.                   Sifu Paul Pinckard                                       US                             Hapkido                                            Black Belt of the Year

  6.                   GM Ganesh Govindan                                 IN                             Ka-Ku-Do                                           Platinum Lifetime Award

  7.                   Master Daniel Guijarro Aldomar                 SP                            Silaram                                               Best Master of the Year

  8.                   Grandmaster Carmela Hartnett                  AU                            Tae Kwon Do                                    Golden Life Award (40+ Yrs Experience

  9.                   Grandmaster Daniel Clinkscales                US                            Shotokan Karate                               Platinum Life Award (50+ Yrs Experience)

  10.                   Master Carlos Rivera                                   US                            Kaizen-Do Bujutsu                            Master of the Year

  11.                   Emanuele Michelangelo Fusco                   IT                             JiuJitsu                                               Best Instructor of the Year