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Master Sonny Gary

Founder of the Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab, Master Gary has over 30+ years of martial arts experience. His background includes extensive experience in Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu, Tang Soo Do, Jeet Kune Do, Kung Fu, and Escrima. Well known throughout the Martial Arts community, Master Gary has trained with, Stephan K. Hayes, Shihan Joseph Adriance, Dr. Pete Houting, Richard Bustillo, and many others. In February 2003 Master Gary retired from teaching publicly, but still continues to inspire the warrior spirit with-in all of us.

 

Sergio Hernandez

Sandan (3rd Dan) WYL Combat System

Co-founder of the Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab, Mr. Hernandez is Master Gary's top student and close personal friend. With over 10 years of Martial Arts experience, Hernandez Sensei carries on the tradition of quality combat training at the Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab.

 

Richard Elizondo (Right Hand Side)

Sandan (3nd Dan) Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu
Sandan (3rd Dan ) WYL Combat System

Mr. Elizondo started his Martial Arts training at the age of 7. At the age of 14, Mr. Elizondo started training in Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu under Dr. Pete Houting, Sandan (3rd Degree Blackbelt - Left Hand Side) under  Charles Daniels. Dr. Peter Houting was also Master Gary's teacher in Taijutsu. At the age of 19 Mr. Elizondo earned  his first Blackbelt in American Combat Jujutsu. Shortly afterwards Mr. Elizondo wished to continue his training in Taijutsu and found Master Gary and The Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab.  Extremely impressed by Master Gary's teachings Mr. Elizondo joined the Wan Yun Loong as a permanent addition. Richard Sensei has a love for classical weapons, and fancies the Naginata (Japanese Halberd),the Diato (Long Sword), and the Kusarigama (Sickle & Chain). Currently Richard Sensei trains with several different Bujinkan Shidoshi. Please see Bio Page for more info. Richard Sensei has recently returned to his regular teaching and training schedule.

 

Rob Acox (In Grey)

Nidan (2nd Dan) WYL Combat System
Nidan (2nd Dan) Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu

Mr. Acox has a definitive background in eclectic Martial Arts systems, so it came as no surprise to us when he excelled with his introduction to Budo Taijutsu. Now years later Mr. Acox  (as Nidan) is a valuable part of the leadership of the Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab. Mr. Acox's background includes Judo, Karate, Military Hand to Hand  Combat Training, Advanced Firearms Training, and Counter Terrorism Methods, making him a very valuable addition to the Wan Yun Loong Combat Lab. Please see Bio Page for more info. Acox Senei is currently living in Northwest Arkansas, attending college full-time, and teaching as Senior Instructor at the Northwest Arkansas Bujinkan Shibu. Click the link to visit their site.