Philip Gill a native of southern California has beenpracticing martial arts since 1994. He holds instructor certifications in jun fan jeet kune do andFilipino martial arts of kali eskrima arnis, under the international martialarts and boxing academy and Rister internationalinstructors association. In 1995 He began his training in Torrance Californiaunder the late Sigung Richard Bustillo. Sifu-Guro Gill’s martial artsbackground began with jun fan jeet kune do and the Filipino martial arts aswell Boxing and continued until Richards death in 2017.
Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do
Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do is Bruce Lee's personal martial art named after himself Jun Fan. Jun Fan JKD can be taught but it cannot be standarized, we are all different in height, size, weight and personality. GMAA teaches Jun Fan JKD and its concepts principles and philosophy through three ranges of combat.
The long range weaponry of the Filipino Martial Arts of Kali Eskrima. The middle range of natural weapons, which involves Boxing, Panantukan Jun Fan kick boxing, Wing Chun Gung Fu and Muay Thai. The close range includes Brazilian Jujitsu, Filipino Wrestling called Dumog,Silat, Judo throws and Jun Fan JKD Hand Trapping. These three ranges of combat are the basic concepts of Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do. To "absorb whats useful, discard whats useless and add specifically what is your own.It’s through your own experiences in learning combat that you will find your own personal Jeet Kune Do. Just as you learn writing, you learn the basics and the principles of writing and eventually with time you will develop your own personal penmanship, that’s an example of learning Jeet Kune Do. Your Jeet Kune Do is to be simple, direct and functional so it can be applied in practical applications.
The Filipino art of boxing (panantukan) is also called dirty boxing, using elbows, finger jabs, hammerfists, backhands and headbutts and limb destruction.
Eskrima (Kali, Arnis) is a Filipino martial art that focuses on the use of sticks, bladed and impact/blunt weapons, improvised weapons, hand-to-hand techniques, Single stick, Double stick and Kalis (The blade ), Baraw (Knife Defense), Espada y Daga (Stick/Sword and Dagger) and Mano y Mano (Unarmed Combat)
Wing Chun Gung Fu
Wing Chun is a Chinese martial art utilizing both striking and grappling. Its a very unique and scientific form of martial arts specializing in close range combat. The aim is to develop well coordinated attacks with simultaneous defence. The legendary Bruce Lee (Jun Fan) trained in the art of Wing Chun under the late Yip Man