Bushinkai lineages

Primary Karate lineage (Shoto Ryu)

  1. Tode Sakugawa
  2. Sokon Matsumura
  3. Anko Azato
  4. Gichin Funakoshi
  5. Hirokazu Kanazawa (10th Dan)
  6. Phillip Handyside (8th Dan)
  7. Robert Carruthers (7th Dan)
  8. Simon Keegan (5th Dan)
Shihan Handyside and Simon Keegan 2016
Shihan Handyside and Simon Keegan 2016

Secondary Karate lineage (Budokan)

  1. Tode Sakugawa
  2. Sokon Matsumura
  3. Anko Itosu
  4. Kanken Toyama
  5. Masanao Takazawa – Chew Choo Soot (10th Dan)
  6. Phillip Handyside (8th Dan)
  7. Robert Carruthers (7th Dan)
  8. Simon Keegan (5th Dan)
Chew Choo Soot teaching in Shihan Handysides Preston Dojo in 1978. Simon Keegan grading 5th Dan in the same Dojo in 2012
Chew Choo Soot teaching in Shihan Handysides Preston Dojo in 1978. Simon Keegan grading 5th Dan in the same Dojo in 2012

Tertiary Karate lineage
Informal transmission – Goju Ryu

  1. Lin Shi Xian
  2. Pan Yu Ba
  3. Ryuryu Ko
  4. Higaonna Kanryo
  5. Chojun Miyagi
  6. Ei’ichi Miyazato
  7. Tadanori Nobetsu – Reiner Parsons
  8. Simon Keegan (graded 3rd Dan under R Parsons)

    Reiner and Nobetsu
    Reiner and Nobetsu

KARATE JUTSU PRIMARY INFLUENCES:

  1. Karate Jutsu masters including Fujimoto, Tsuchiya, Tani, Fujimoto, Sindo and Bujutsu masters Sato, Sonobe
  2. Terry Wingrove
  3. Simon Keegan

    In Poland with Karate Jutsu master T Wingrove
    Simon Keegan and Terry Wingrove with A Ruddock 2006

Nihon Jujutsu lineage

35) Sokaku Takeda (35th generation Daito Ryu)

36) Morihei Ueshiba and Jigoro Kano

37) Kenji Tomiki

38) Shizuya Sato (headmaster Nihon Jujutsu)

Three of the Nihon Jujutsu masters Simon trained under Jack Hearn, Mitsuhiro Kondo and Shizuya Sato
Three of the Nihon Jujutsu masters Simon Keegan trained under Jack Hearn, Mitsuhiro Kondo and Shizuya Sato

Aikido lineage

  1. Morihei Ueshiba
  2. Alan Ruddock
  3. Robert Casement
Alan Ruddock far left with Morihei Ueshiba
Alan Ruddock far left with Morihei Ueshiba

Tai Chi:
Yang family lineage

  1. Yang Lu Chan
  2. Yang Jian Hou
  3. Yang Cheng Fu
  4. Yang Zhen Ming
  5. Yang Ma Li (current headmistress)
With friend and fellow Yang style veteran Sifu Steve Rowe
With friend and fellow Yang style veteran Sifu Steve Rowe who trained under Ma Li Yang

Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Lineage

  1. Hayashizaki Jinsuke Minamoto no Shigenobu, founder
  2. Tamiya Heibei Shigemasa, 2nd generation
  3. Nagano Muraku Nyūdō Kinrosai, 3rd generation
  4. Todo Gunbei Mitsushige, 4th generation
  5. Arikawa Seizaemon Munetsugu, 5th generation
  6. Banno Danemonnojō Nobusada, 6th generation
  7. Hasegawa Chikaranosuke Hidenobu (Eishin), 7th generation
  8. Arai Seitetsu Kiyonobu, 8th generation
  9. Hayashi Rokudayū Morimasa, 9th generation
  10. Hayashi Yasudayū Masatomo, 10th generation
  11. Ōguro Motoemon Kiyokatsu, 11th generation
  12. Hayashi Masunojō Masanori, 12th generation
  13. Yoda Manzō Norikatsu, 13th generation
  14. Hayashi Yadayū Masamoto, 14th generation
  15. Tanimura Kamenojō Takakatsu, 15th generation
  16. Gotō Magobei Masasuke (?-1897), 16th generation
  17. Ōe Masamichi (1852–1927), 17th generation
  18. Yamamoto Takuji
  19. Ota Sugiyoshi
  20. Katsuo Yamaguchi
  21. Kenji Tose
David Keegan with masters Tose and Yoshida
David Keegan with masters Kenji Tose and Yoshida

Family lineage of martial arts tradition:

1. Nils (Swedish East India)
2. Johannes Nilsson
3. Nils Johann Nilsson (Swedish Navy)
4. August Nilsson (Swedish Navy)
5. WH Nelson (WW1)
6. CJ and WH Nelson (WW2)
7. Sifu David Keegan
8. Shihan Simon Keegan

Simon Keegan is the 8th generation inheritor of his family’s martial arts and combat tradition.

Simon and David Keegan
Simon and David Keegan

Bushido lineage:

  1. Shihan Stephen Bullough
  2. Shihan Simon Keegan

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