Danny Lane, with 49 years experience, is one of the most sought after seminar Instructors in the world today. His Dynamic and Unique integration of Martial Arts, Police, Military, Body Guarding and Personal Protection Blend of Styles makes him in high demand.
Danny is a highly decorated US Marine wounded in combat in Vietnam and awarded two Purple Hearts, Marine Combat Action Medal and other commendations.
Danny is a retired police officer where he served in numerous capacities: Patrol Officer, S.W.A.T. team member, Major Crimes Detective, Tactical Unit Leader, and Training Academy Police Tactics Instructor.
Danny is a certified International Police Defensive Tactics Instructor and is an expert in Police and Military Defensive Tactics. He was a featured Instructor for SWAT POLICE training in New York and taught Police Tactics to Police in Puerto Rico. He currently works high profile cases as a Defense Criminal Investigator and he and his wife, Gina have their own firm.
Danny is a 9th Degree Black Belt Master and founder of the World Martial Arts
Centers in 1970 and President of the World Martial Arts Federation (WMAF). The
World Martial Arts Federation is an all styles
martial arts system and rank certification with associations
all over the world.
He has been inducted by his peers 12 times into various
Martial Arts Hall of Fames. He is an honored member of the
World, International Karate, International Kickboxing, National, U.S.A. Hall, Action Martial Arts Magazine and
Florida Hall of Fame.
Besides his legacy with Chuck Norris he has trained with world famous martial arts champions and masters the world. Danny started his martial arts training in the Marine Corps in 1968. He started training with Gandmaster Sok Ho Kang (Korean Tae Kwon Do) in 1971 and got to his 3rd Dan by 1977. Other Masters he hads trained with are Robert MacEwen (Aikido), Joe Lewis (Kickboxing & Fighting) , Bill Wallace (Sport & Kickboxing), Richard Norton (Weapons) , the Gracies (Brazilian Ju-Jitsu), the Machado's (Brazilian Jui-Jitsu), Depasquale's (Jui-Jitsu), Gene LaBell (Judo & Submissions), Wally Jay (small circle Jui-Jitsu), Femurio Demura (Weapons), Dan Inosanto (Pilipino Escrima & Stick Fighting) , Manny Tanningo (Pilipino Bo & Weapons), Jean Claude Van Damme (Kicking & Stretching), Benny "The Jet" Urquidez (Kickboxing), Don Wilson (kickboxing), Sean Kelly (Kempo), George Dillman (Pressure Points), Chip Wright (Sport Fighting), Howard Jackson (Boxing and Kickboxing), Bob Wall (Fighting & Stunt Fighting), and many more.....
Danny has been featured in numerous MAGAZINE articles worldwide and been in several movies.
He has traveled the world over, competing, teaching, demonstrating and polishing his martial arts skills -- in Korea, Japan, Europe, Russia, England, Mexico, Thailand, South America, Caribbean, Canary Islands, Spain, Puerto Rico, Cuba and Africa just to name a few. He has twenty nine professional instructional video tapes on the market and can be here securely online.