Trainers by Rank
Members that have achieved student trainer status in levels 1 or 2. These individuals can perform all of the material within their level with at least 80% proficiency as well as being able to teach it. They are not official instructors.
|3rd Rank (Senior)||Alex Hughes||Riverside, CA|
|Senior 2nd||Robert Doggett||Okinawa, Japan|
|Senior 1st||Thomas Hertlein||Rothenburg, Germany|
|Senior 1st||Dave Bomer||Los Angeles, CA|
|Senior 1st||Mike Um||Loma Linda, CA|
|Senior 1st||Elias Bosch||Highland, CA|
|Senior 1st||William Lui||Pasadena, CA|
|Senior 1st||Tina Richard||Kansas City, MO|
|Senior 1st||Tony Caro||Philadelphia, PA|
Official Instructors & Ranked Members
Find Official Instructors or members that hold rank in Chinatown JKD.
Members that teach that entire Chinatown JKD curriculum. The four instructor levels represent (for the most part) experience and hours taught. All official instructors are capable of passing on the art of Jeet Kune Do.
Members that hold official ranking in Chinatown JKD. This listing covers practitioner levels 1 through 3. These individuals have shown the ability to perform all material from their respective level with at least 80% proficiency.
If you have no prior experience in Jeet Kune Do you must study and complete Level 1 to 3 of the Chinatown JKD curriculum and pass the associated ranking tests. Once you have achieved 3rd rank, you mayapply for apprentice instructorship. If you are currently an instructor of at least apprentice level (or equivalent) in Jeet Kune Do you may be eligable to apply for our instructors course without first completing Levels 1 to 3. Contact us for more information.
Our prices are reasonable. For example, the full Level 1 curriculum can be purchased for $99. The testing fee for the 1st Rank exam is $125. Visit JKDLessons.com for pricing options for each level.
That depends on three key factors:
- Your attributes like speed, balance, coordination, etc.
- Your character and temperament
- Your previous experience
Rank testing is optional.
There are 9 ranks in total; Three 'Student' ranks, 2 'Student Trainer' ranks, and four Instructor ranks. See the ranking page for details.