Grand Master Kinkead has
been involved in the Martial Arts for over forty years. He began his training
in 1960, and has studied boxing, wrestling and Aikijutsu as well as obtaining
the very prestigious rank of 7th Dan, Grand Master in Shaolin Kuntao Kung Fu.
He is the Director of the system and holds Black Belt ranking in Aikijutsu.
Besides being a Martial Arts weapons expert, he has served as Director of
Security for Executive Services Inc., and as a V.I.P bodyguard in
During the 1970's
he served as an instructor to a select group of Special Forces and Airborne
Rangers. Grand Master Kinkead has owned and operated Martial Arts schools in
both Philadelphia and Erie, and serves as Founder and Director of the American
Fighting Arts Systems Inc. Grand Master Kinkead also has been inducted into two major
Martial Arts Halls of Fame.
Grand master Kinkead is
a Senior Advisor for Kung Fu to the Goshin Jutsu International. He was
inducted into the "Eastern U.S.A Martial Arts Association Hall of Fame in
1993, and Goshin Jutsu International Martial Arts Association Hall of Fame in
1996. American Fighting Arts was named as the "School of the Year" in 1995
by Goshin Jutsu International.