Lee's Martial Arts was established in San Jose in 1976 by Lee Thompson. Jerry
started training with Lee in February of 1976. He trained for 1 & 1/2 years at that
time, and returned in 1982. Jerry received his black belt in 1985 and has managed
the school since then.
Jerry earned his 4th degree in 1994 and Lee Thompson turned the reins over
to Jerry in 1995.
Jerry earned his 7th degree black belt in 2012 and continues his martial arts
Jerry's 5 Principles -
Principle #1: Preventive Defense
Principle #2: Awareness
Principle #3: Avoiding
Principle #4: Distance Control
Principle #5: Scouting or Analyzing