|Sifu/Guro John G. Oliver||
Joined Feb 24 2011
I have trained in and hold ranking in Inosanto Kali, Jeet Kune Do, Wan Chuan Do, Tang Soo Do, Kodokan Judo
My instructors were: Dan Inosanto, Richard Bustillo, Ted LucayLucay in Inosanto Kali/JKD; John Lopez (Lopez JKD/Kali, Silat, OFT). Chuck Norris and Mark Quale (Tang Soo Do), Sensei Nakawatashi and Sensei Ronald Sakagawa (Judo).
Original FMA training location was at the Filipino Kali Academy in Southern California (circa 1975). Prior training was Tang Soo Do under Chuck Norris and Mark Quale in Redondo Beach, CA. (ranked 3rd Dan) and Judo in Gardena, CA. (ranked 1st Dan). Advanced to 5th degree black belt in TSD by the AKMAA and 5th degree black belt in Combat Goju Karate. I have been recognized as 10th degree Soke in Wan Chuan Do by the Velez Martial Arts Federation. I was awarded the 2012 Lifetime Acheivement Award by the Diversified League of Martial Artists (DLMA) and was inducted into the DLMA Hall of Fame in 2013.I am the Senior Instructor and founder of Wan Chuan Do and a Full Instructor in Jeet Kune Do and Kali Silat/OFT under John Lopez (Inosanto/Vunak lineage). I am currently a Senior Instructor and the Northwest Regional Manager of Survival Solutions and hold that rank in JKD, Kali, Pencak Silat and Offensive Fighting Tactics/Extreme Street Survival. I teach in Northern California.