Steve Fickes has received extensive training at American Karate Studios throughout his martial arts career. Simultaneously, he has enjoyed the privilege of watching his family excel in Kenpo. As assistant instructor to Master Buker, Steve’s unique presence and success in competitive sparing makes him the backbone of AKS. He has received 11 PKC national titles, and 17 Ohio PKC titles. He currently holds a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Kenpo Karate and has slowly become one of the PKC’s staple judges. Steve continues to build on his training and lead our karate family, and his, to success.