Jim Wagner is Black Belt's Hall of Fame Self-Defense Instructor of the Year 2006
Since 1968 the readers of Black Belt magazine have been selecting those individuals who are the best in the martial arts world. This is the oldest and most prestigious award in the martial arts, and is the "Academy Awards of the martial arts world." This year Jim Wagner was selected as Self-Defense Instructor of the Year by the 70,000 plus readers of Black Belt magazine. Jim is now on the list that includes Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris, Bill Wallace, Dan Inosanto, Eric Lee, and many others. This vote for Jim Wagner is not only a vote for the man, but for the self-defense system that is literally changing the way people learn and train in self-defense. The following article is in the December 2006 issue of Black Belt magazine.