The Japanese national Champion in all 3 weapons and 3-time Olympian, Mr. Okawa place 9th in the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. A world-reknowned referee, Heizaburo was the 1967 and 1968 US National foil champion. His coaching career includes UCLA, the Mori Fencing Academy (Salle Mori), and he has just completed his 26th year at Cal State Fullerton.
Heizaburo Okawa, Aladar Kogler, Emick Kaidanov, 1985, Kyoto, Japan
Photo By Carl Borack