World Martial Arts Federation President Danny Lane Awarded WSEF Honorary GM
Master Danny Lane, President and founder of the WMAF has 44 years experience in the fields of martial arts, police and military.
He has been personally trained by Chuck Norris for 32 years and is one of America's top Masters. He has been featured in magazines around the world and several motion pictures. He has produced 19 training videos sold worldwide.
He holds high ranking Black Belts in numerous systems, including Chuck Norris's UFAF Chun Kuk Do, International Federation of Jui-Jitsuans, United States Judo Association, United States Ju-Jitsu Association, Nihon Goshen Aikido, Tae Kwon Do, Tang Soo Do, Moo Duk Kwan and the National and International Police Defensive Tactics Organization.
He has been inducted into 9 Hall of Fames including the World, International, USA, Florida, Action Martial Arts Magazine, Eastern, USA Halls of Fame.
He has been featured in numerous magazines articles world wide and has been labeled as "An American who knows Real Combat" and "A Real American Hero".
As a competitor, he has won hundreds of tournament awards including nine National Karate and Tae Kwon Do Championships, the North American Championship, 1994 Masters Sport Jujitsu National Championship and the World PKA Kickboxing title in 1975 and retired undefeated as a world rated professional kick boxer. As an Instructor he has taught more than 40,000 students and turned out over 700 Black Belts worldwide many who have become National and World Champions and successful studio owners.
Master Lane has traveled the world over teaching his concepts, competing, demonstrating and learning more martial arts skills in Korea, Japan, Thailand, Europe, Russia, England, Mexico, South America, Cuba and Africa, just to name a few. Master Lane is a U.S. Marine Infantryman and an Expert in small arms weapons. He was highly decorated during combat, receiving two Purple Hearts and the Bronze Star during the Vietnam War.
He is also a retired police officer where he served in numerous capacities: patrol officer, S.W.A.T. team member, major crimes detective (homicide, burglary, rape, grand theft, forgeries, etc.), tactical unit leader, and training academy instructor. He is a certified International Police Defensive Tactics Instructor and is an expert in Police and Military Defensive Tactics and still does high profile body guarding assignments.