Welcome to White Lion Kajukenbo and Free Style Defensive Arts


Ka-Karate | Ju-Judo/Jujitsu | Ken-Kenpo | Bo-Kung Fu/Chinese Boxing

White Lion Kajukenbo and Free Style Defensive Arts is a mixed martial arts school that has been in the Treasure Valley for 22 years. Training and working on all aspects of the warrior skills and gaining knowledge of what to do when you may come up in a confronting or possible defense situation.

White Lion Kajukenbo and Free Style Defense Arts is a standing member of the Kajukenbo Association of America under the direction of the late Great Grandmaster Charles Gaylord.

Master Instructor and Founder of FSDA, Sigung Joe Peel, a 6th degree Black Belt in Kajukenbo, has always had the heart to further the knowledge of the Martial Arts. One of Sigung Peel’s favorite quotes is “The more I learn, The less I know.”

Master Peel also holds 6th level rankings in the ATAMA. American Teachers Association of Martial Arts and in the IMAC. International Martial Arts Council as a Board of Director member along with Simo Gina Peel.

Working on gaining the wisdom on how and when we should use our skills. We teach a code of conduct to enhance and encourage ourselves, as well as those around us. To be able to live a more exciting and productive lifestyle in all possible scenarios, always lifting each other up to a higher level of esteem a life free from fear and of victorious living.

White Lion Kajukenbo/ Free Style Defensive Arts is dedicated to bringing back the essence that created the warrior skills from many years ago. Learning how to live a free, positive, powerful life, and if necessary, be able to defend life and limb through good decision-making skills in our world today.


“Train Strong to Remain Strong.

Sijo Adriano D. Emperado

“When your temper rises, lower your fists – when your fists rise, lower your temper.

Chojun Miyagi

“I’m not teaching you how to fight. I am teaching you how to control evil. That’s what we are really doing here.

Soke Masaaki Hatsumi

“Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.

Bruce Lee

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