USA - Miami

Sifu Javier Fernandez
http://www.practicalwingchunmiami.com/
Javier Fernandez

Sifu Javier Fernandez, Born in Miami, FL. June 29, 1963 when very young child his family moved to Puerto Rico, and when he was 9 years old he started his first martial arts training under Sensei Carlos Lopez, his first Master in the art of  Shotokan  and  kyokushinkai, where he received his first black belt in the original  style of his teacher Gran Master Carlos Lopez “Semai-do Karate”.,      Moving forward in their training and knowledge of martial arts, started in 1981 under Sifu Celso Davila at “Lee Jun Fan & Filipino Kali ” Academy of Puerto Rico, training in “Jun Fan kung-fu”,(well known as Bruce Lee style), learning Wing Chun, Kali/Arnis, Wrestling. American boxing, and Jun Fan Kick Boxing. It was here with Sifu Davila where his life  start turning completely, in how to view and mix all of this concepts about the different styles of martial arts,…………. and then he continuing the journey.      He returned back to Miami in 1987 where he continued training under several other great Masters of the arts, continuing training years later, earned a black belt in Sanuces Ryu Ju-Jitsu, under Dr.Philep Chenique and Grand Master Arturo Morera, where he holds a second degree black belt, and forming parts of “Atemi Ryu Certified Tactical Instructors”, in which still remains active and currently training. Special thanks to ATEME RIU  Ju-Jitsu for their help and knowledge.    Sifu Javier Fernandez  founder of  “JAF WING CHUN”  with over  41 years in  several  styles  of  martial arts,  has  been a  very  dedicated  student of Wing Chun Kung Fu since the 80’s,  lately studying under   Gran Master Wan Kam Leung, Practical Wing Chun, and becoming the first Regional Wan Kam Leung Practical Wing Chun School in Miami FL. , He travels to their Training Facility in Hong Kong on a regular basis from his home town to be training with his Gran Master Wan Kam Leung.