Jeet Kune Do was created by the late Bruce Lee during the course of his lifetime. Jeet Kune Do translates as “The Way of The Intercepting Fist” and evolved from Classical Wing Chun to a modified form of Wing Chun to Jun Fan and finally to Jeet Kune Do which was simply appoint of liberation. Bruce Lee stated, “Jeet Kune Do is training and discipline toward the ultimate reality in combat.
The ultimate reality is simple, direct and free.” Bruce Lee’s goal was to create a combat system that would be more about a person’s individual expression than of some mass product. It is the beginning of a journey toward your own truth and self-discovery. “Jeet Kune Do is merely a name, in a mirror in which we see ourselves, a boat to get us across – and once across, to be discarded and not to be carried on one’s back” – Bruce Lee
It was Bruce Lee’s belief that in learning a martial art, one passed through three stages of development…