In October of 2013, Martial Arts Times Magazine and MAA-I have awarded Grandmaster Mehdi Zand with his fifth Hall of Fame award; this time with the prestigious title of ‘Man of the Year 2013’.
Special issue of Martial arts times magazine was also released featuring hundreds of masters and grandmaster talking about their style and introducing their system. On the cover of this issue is a picture of Master Mehdi Zand amongst other well known martial artist of current time.
This award has been presented to Mehdi Zand for his influential role in the martial arts community and his general dedication to spread his philosophy to the people around the globe.
With this award, Grandmaster Zand received a plaque to commemorate his efforts. He says, “I am honoured, and I hope I can live up to the expectations of my students , friends and fellow martial artists. Thank you.” Please select the image relating to this article from the list below to view or download.