The Fisticuffs Guilde

Contemporary Jeet Kune Do
Impact and Edged Weapons Training
Rapid Assault Tactics

We are a Progressive Fighting Systems school certified by Paul Vunak 


My Bio

I am Angel Ariz, instructor at the Fisticuffs Guilde.

I am certified in Contemporary Jeet Kune Do and Filipino Martial Arts, Rapid Assault Tactics.

I have been training in martial arts, boxing, Muay Thai, and JKD Concepts for most of my life. 

I proudly served my country for 11 years in the US Army National Guard and worked as Armed Security for night clubs,  security officer in emergency rooms and medical complexes.

Martial Arts and Fitness are my obsession and I share the best of what I have learned and am always willing to learn more.

 I have trained with many Instructors over the years.

 Boxing, Tae Kwon Do, Shotokan Karate, Kenpo, Japanese Ju Jitsu and Kick Boxing are some of the arts in which I have trained. In 1993 i was introduced to the world of FMA and Jun Fan JKD .

I have trained bit of this and that from many sources.


Coach Jeff Burger

Seinsei Frank Shekosky

Master Yusef Ali Abdullah

Prof. Mark P Donnelly-


 Paul Vunak,  All certifications of Rapid Assault Tactics, Full Instructor of CJKD and Vunak Kali



Eastern CT

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