Shihan Ibarra holds the following ranks and recognitions:
- M.S. ED.; B.A. from Fordham University
- 10th Degree Black Belt Hawaii Martial Arts Intnl. Society
- 10thDegree Black Belt Tanaka-Ha Daito Ryu Aikibujitsu
- Kaiden Shihan [10th. Dan] Budokai International France
- SOKE by World Head of Family/Sokeship Council
- Hanshi, 9th Dan Samurai Jujitsu Association Internl.
- 8th Dan Yudansha JuJutsu Federation [Canada]
- 8th Dan Intnl. Federation of JuJutsuans
- Kaiden Shihan United States Martial Arts Association
- Professor, American Teachers of Martial Arts
- Whos Who in American Martial Arts 3rd ed.
- Whos Who Martial Arts Elite
- Whos Who of ATAMA 1995
- Inducted in Latin America Martial Arts Hall of Fame 1995
- World Head of Family Sokeship Council Hall of Fame 1995
- Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame 2001
- Hawaii Martial Arts International Society Hall of Fame 2003
Studied or trained under: Shinan A. Pereira, Soshi Shihan Katsumi Yonezawa, Shihan R.
Okabayashi, Shihan T. Kawabe, Soke Hisashi Nakamura, Shinan Hector Negron.
- Mastering Aikijujutsu
- Five Aiki Masters
- Aiki for the Streets
- Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu Yamabushi Kai video tapes
- NYS Certified Firearms and Peace Officer Instructor
- Certified ASP/Monodnock/PPCT Baton Instructor
- Certified PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor
- Retired Law Enforcement Officer [25years]
- Professor: Monroe College School of Criminal Justice
Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Yamabushi Kai
2301 Yates Ave, Bronx NY 100462