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Greetings All, We are in the process of updating our website.  Instructors and Members of the Association please email me at my personal address with changes or other postings to our official domain ( at   I will post Seminars, Photographs, News Updates, and Articles – please let me know how I may assist you […]

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  As we celebrate Labor Day, we honor the men and women who fought tirelessly for workers’ rights, which are so critical to our strong and successful labor force. ——Elizabeth Esty    

Train With Legendary Bart Vale

Train with legendary Bart Vale – Instructors Workshop  

Welcome Instructor Kai Li – Mililani, HI

Sifu Kai Li Mililani, HI Email: Sifu Kai Li is a lifelong student of the martial and healing arts & sciences from the Hawaiian Islands. Kai Li grew up training in Kodenkan Danzan Ryu Judo and Jujitsu with his father and grandfather as well as some of his father’s teachers including Professor David Nuuhiwa […]

Congratulations to Students Testing – Bellevue, NE

Robert Ryan, Senior Instructor Email: Lopaka Ryu Integrated Combatives Phone: 402-707-1358 Address: 9707 South 20th Street Bellevue NE. 68123 The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. — […]

Congratulations to Students Testing – Doncaster, UK

Mick Shore, Senior Instructor Email: Website: Phone: 01302 739364 Address: 94-95 Spring Gardens Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN1 3DJ, United Kingdom A great accomplishment shouldn’t be the end of the road,  just the starting point for the next leap forward. — Harvey Mackay  Mick Shore Academy of Martial Arts Quality over quantity Honesty and […]

Congratulations Student’s Testing- Melbourne, Australia

Paul Seamus Borrett, Instructor Website: Phone: 0416091930 Melbourne, Australia Creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. Creativity gives hope that there can be a worthwhile idea. Creativity gives the possibility of some sort of achievement to everyone. Creativity makes life more fun and more interesting.  — […]

Congratulations Brian Sullivan and Michael Sotos

John Doty, Senior Instructor Ashland, OR Telephone: 541-301-2570 Website: Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking. – William B. Sprague Congratulations to Brian Sullivan and Michael Sotos for passing the apprentice level of certification.

Wetoskey Academy of Martial Arts

Guro Keith Wetoskey, Senior Instructor Wetoskey Academy of Martial Arts Waterloo, IN Guro Keith remains a leader and a top instructor in the Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do Grappling Association.  Over the past decade Guro Keith, a senior instructor, and personal friend of SiFu Larry Hartsell, continues a role of leadership, while teaching and promoting […]

Meet Instructor Lee Grow – Lebanon, Ohio

Lebanon, Ohio Lee Grow, Instructor T: 513-255-4597 Email: I took my first formal lesson in the martial arts in 1963 studying Shorin Ryu Karate under several second generation students of Shoshin Nagamine.  Prior to that, I learned what I could from the few books that were available at that time and from a friend who […]