Head Instructor John Wai was born in Hong Kong and began training Kung Fu in his early teens. He trained in Choy Lay Fut under the late Master Lee Koon Hung and 4th generation Master Wong Gong. He also studied Wing Chun Kung Fu under Master Andrew Chung. John has over 30 years of experience which he now passes on to his students.
John Wai began teaching martial arts in the mid 1980’s and has continued to develop his expertise in Kung Fu, Kickboxing, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He opened his first school in 1997 and quickly gained a reputation for producing the highest quality Martial Artists. John has created a method for taking the traditional style of Kung Fu and teaching it in modern and innovative ways. This formula of combining the old with the new provides his students a martial arts education that keeps learning fun and exciting.
While it is John's strongest desire to provide the best training possible, he also wants to create well rounded martial artists. His school offers professional training in a variety of styles and maintain the high standards that he demands from John Wai Kung Fu Academy.