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David and Todd Patefield

Todd and David Patefield train at the Charlotte Martial Arts Academy (CMAA) in Charlotte, NC. They met Richard Bustillo over 10 years ago at an IMB seminar at CMAA. Since then they have attended every one of Richard’s seminar in Charlotte and have been to the IMB Academy in Torrance, CA multiple times to train […]

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Legacy of The Iron Dragon: Richard Bustillo

Joe Ingrati, student of Richard Bustillo and owner of JAI Martial Arts,  recently re-read The Iron Dragon: Richard Bustillo, a biography of Richard Bustillo written by David and Kevin Lumsden. After re-reading the book, Master Joe sent a message to Richard Bustillo. See their conversation below:   JOE INGRATI: Hi Sifu, I hope you are […]

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2014 US Martial Arts Hall of Fame

Chief Instructor, Richard Bustillo, was honored to attend the 2014 US Martial Arts Hall of Fame Award Ceremony where he was honored to receive the Golden Eagle Award, the highest honor of the ceremony.  Sigung Bustillo also taught an IMB seminar. See pictures of the event below.  

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2014 US Martial Arts Hall of Fame Golden Eagle Award

IMB Chief Instructor, Richard S. Bustillo, was honored by the United States Martial Arts International Council at the 2014 Hall of Fame Ceremony with the Golden Eagle Award. This is the highest honor awarded by the Council. Sigung Bustillo expresses his appreciation in the following letter to the Council.   June 21, 2014 Professor Cale […]

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