Ahmad El-Khatib

Falls Church, Virginia, US

Because of the many positive effects that training in martial arts had had on Ahmad El-khatib, he decided to pursue it as a career. Because martial arts had been so beneficial to him, he wanted to help others, in the same manner they had helped him. For this reason, he accepted a position as the head teacher and weapons specialist at Kim's Karate and All-Star Martial Arts. For his career, El-khatib has advanced more than one hundred students to the rank of black belt in the DMV area, which is shorthand for the states of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. This is evidence of his competence as a martial artist, teacher, and instructor. According to him, one of the most fulfilling things in the world is being able to give back to the younger generation in the region and help them benefit from what martial arts have done for Ahmad.