Sensei Jim O'Hara

Sensei Jim O'Hara
Focus Martial Arts and Fitness
9342 Virginia Rd., Lake In The Hills, IL 60156
(847) 458-0938

Mental Toughness Coach -
Karate Schools

Highschool Sports Teams
Business, Focus Students

4th Degree Black Belt - Shotokan Karate

Training in Karate for over 25 years

Numerous State, Regional and National AAU Championship Titles

1996 WKO World Champion - Hamilton, Canada - Kumite 75 Kilo’s

Coach 1996 World Karate Organization(WKO) World Championship Team - Hamilton, Canada
1996 World Champions

Coach 1997 World Karate Confederation (WKC) World Championship Team - Orlando, Florida
1997 World Champions

Head Coach 1997 AJKA Shotokan World Championship Team - Riverside, California
1997 Silver Medallist Team

Coach 1998 WKO World Championship Team - Florence, Italy
1998 World Champions

Amateur Athletic Union(AAU) Coach of the Year 1997 and 1998

Selected to the 1997 Amateur Athletic Union's Hall of Fame

AAU Presidential Leadership Award for All Sports - 1998

Coach 1999 WKC World Championship Team – Bochum, Germany

Recipient 1999-2006 AAU Top 5 Clubs in the Nation Award

Head Coach 2000 AAU Junior Karate Team - Junior World Cup - Valencia, Spain
2000 Jr. World Champions

Head Coach 2003 & 2005 WKO All Japan Championship Team - Kyoto, Japan

The Amateur Athletic Union's 2004 Volunteer of the Year Award

Head Coach 2004 WKC/USA Junior World Championship Karate Team - Darmstadt, Germany
2004 Jr. World Champions

Head Coach 2005 Shito-Ryu Goodwill Championship Team - Osaka, Japan

Coach 2005 WKC/USA World Championship Karate Team - Novi Sad, Serbia
2005 World Champions

Head Coach 2006 WKC/USA Junior World Championship Karate Team - Hannover, Germany
2006 Jr. World Champions