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The Publishers

Martial Arts Magazine was started in 1989 with a focus on reporting on the authentic martial artists - the real heroes of the art. 

The publishers - Bob McCauley, Jan Ford, Roger Hart represent many styles of the sport - Shotokan, Brazilian Jui Jitsu, Hung Gar Kung Fu, Goju Ryu, Kenpo, Tae Kwondo.

Bob McCauley

Jan Ford

Bob McCauley has studied and taught Shotokan karate and GoJu Ryu for 27 years. 

He is the chief instructor of Bushido-Te Karate and has studied Brazilian Ju Jitsu at Gracie Jui Jitsu and Marcio Simas Studios.

Jan Ford is a sociology professor at Santa Barbara City College in Santa Barbara. He is celebrating his 40th year as a martial arts practitioner. He specializes in Chinese Arts, particularly Hung Gar, but has also taught GoJu Ryu Karate, Tai Chi Chuan, Thai Boxing and various grappling arts for aver 25 years. Jan was well known as a fighting and kata competitor in the California tournament circuit for many years, and, at one time was ranked at the top of both classifications.

Jan is also the president of Anger Management Counseling Services of Santa Barbara county, a non-profit organization that specializes in education and therapeutic treatment of perpetrators of domestic violence.

He attributes both his background in sociology and clinical psychology as well as his study of conflict and conflict resolution in the martial arts to his successful work in this field.

Roger Hart is an eclectic stylist, having mastered Tae Kwon Do and Shotokan Karate. He also has studied under Gordon Doversola.













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