Master Hinman has been training with Master Sawyer and in martial arts for the past 24 years. Aside from teaching at SMA he is active in tournaments and the martial arts community. Master Hinman teaches in both kids and adult classes, as well as running the open sparring classes.
|Black Belt Number:||1100|
|5th Dan Master Belt:||09/22/2017|
|4th Dan Master Belt:||10/07/2011|
|3rd Dan Black Belt:||11/30/2007|
|2nd Dan Black Belt:||09/02/2002|
|1st Dan Black Belt:||04/14/2000|
|Apprentice Black Belt:||6/30/1998|
Specialties: Master Hinman's specialties are Sparring, Kicking, and Self Defense.
Awards: Master Hinman has won numerous grand championships and first places at tournaments. He was ranked 3rd in New England for Men's Fighting in 2015. Master Hinman has competed in both the US, as well as, Europe. Master Hinman was also served as head coach for Team Ironik which did exceptionally well on the New England tournament circuit.
Interests: Outside of class, you will find Master Hinman building websites, working on his car or home, brewing beer, or grilling all year round.