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2013 IMB COACHES CLINIC REVIEW by Julie A. Loeffler

If the 2013 IMB Coaches Clinic had to be summarized in one phrase, I would say that would be a pretty insurmountable task.  It’s not a phrase.  It’s not even an article.  It was an experience.   Having been to the IMB Torrance, CA school before, I felt a sort of familiarity and comfort with […]

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In-House Boxing Seminar: Feb. 15

The IMB Academy will hold a boxing seminar hosted by Richard Bustillo on February 15 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Richard Bustillo is an Olympic certified boxing coach and official certified at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado. Pre-register for the best rates.

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A Biographical Study of Bruce Lee by Connor Sakae, 8-years-old

The following report was written by Conner Sakae, an 8-year-old IMB student. Conner was introduced to the IMB Academy when he was four years old by his father, who began training at the IMB Academy in the 1980s. Connor, his father, and his older brother attend IMB classes weekly. Sigung Richard Bustillo’s reply to Connor […]

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Boxing Seminar: February 15

The IMB Academy will hold a boxing seminar hosted by Richard Bustillo on February 15 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Richard Bustillo is an Olympic certified boxing coach and official certified at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado. Pre-register for the best rates.

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Interview with GM Bustillo by David & Todd Patefield

David and Todd Patefield are 18-year old twins from Charlotte, NC.   Q 1: How old were you when you first started martial arts? A : “I was 8 years old when I started in Judo, 10 years old training in boxing, 14 years old in Kajukenbo, boxing again at 19 years old, and 24 […]

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IMB Demo at FPAC

IMB had a great time performing at FPAC at Point Fermin in San Pedro on Sunday, September 8. If you missed us this year, be sure to keep an eye out for us at the next FPAC event!

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FALEO / Olive Crest Demo

IMB’s demo team performed an event called “Christmas in July” hosted by the Filipino Law Enforcement Officers Association (FALEO). The event aimed to reach out to underprivileged youth to provide toys, games, and a fun event for children and their families. The demo team was privileged to perform for such a great cause. More information […]

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About Being Curious…

by Julie Loeffler When was the last time you stepped outside of your comfort zone and tried your hand at a new form of personal defense? Yes, I know my audience here, and I don’t mean the last time you picked up a new firearm or tried the latest and greatest ammo. I mean REALLY […]

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Life Isn’t Fair

When I was still in elementary school I decided that I’d become a cop. Certainly my strong sense of right and wrong, fair and unfair, good and evil would serve me well as a law enforcement professional. In all of my law enforcement training classes I have a presentation slide that says simply “Nobody ever […]

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On Being Successful

Listen. There are haters everywhere. And by haters, I’m referring to people who get jealous of your success, do not want to see you rise, and who are intimidated by your greatness. The truth is, your greatness is a constant reminder of what they are not doing in their lives. You can either shrink and […]

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10 Ways to Make All Your Relationships Great

There’s an old saying that “love makes the world go around.” But, as most of us know, sometimes, that road can be a bumpy one. We have the best intentions of being a loving spouse, parent, relative and friend, but often our actions often get in the way of our intentions. Love gives us the […]

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2013 IMB Coaches Clinic

The Coaches Clinic is designed to improve our new instructors’ and senior students’ teaching skills and their understanding of the IMB curriculum.  All adult martial artist, law enforcement personnel, and those interested in becoming an IMB instructor are encouraged to attend. Each session of the week-long seminar is taught by Richard Bustillo. Advanced registration is […]

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