THE GARCIA GUNG FU INSTITUTE

Learn the Tao of Self-Defense

                 About Sifu Richard Garcia                    

Richard Garcia is a  fully certified Jeet Kune Do instructor, with training  from many of Bruce Lee's  original students from all three of  Lee's schools: (The Seattle,Oakland, and  Los Angeles branch schools). This gives Mr. Garcia a broad view what Lee  taught during his life-time as well as the further development of Jeet Kune Do after Lee's passing.  

Mr. Garcia has been ranked a full instructor in Jeet Kune Do and the Filipino Martial Arts as well as holding blacks belts in Shotokan Karate &  Tae Kwon Do.  In addition Garcia has extensive training in Freestyle Wrestling, Boxing, and Submission Grappling.  

* Formally ranked  4th in the world (N.A.S.K.A. Karate/Kickboxing)

* Inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame at Madison Square Garden 

* Trainer of numerous Mixed Martial Arts Fighters (New Jersey Middleweight MMA Champion &  UCL Middle Weight MMA Champion)