As a youth, Professor Suttles studied boxing, Judo and Okinawan Karate from his step father, who was a marine hand to hand combat instructor. Later, Mr. Suttles began training with his childhood friend Master Miguel Garcia where they both learned BAK Foo Pai from Grandmasteer DooWei in San Diago California. Throughout his martial arts life, he has attained rank and recognition from; DOCS Karate from the late Grandmaster Victor Hughes, Grandmaster Ron Pierce of Kajukenbo, Master Steve Golden, and Grandmaster Dick Burrows of Jeet Kune Do/KALI. Bob received his professor title in Kajukenbo under Sijo Emperado and also awarded full instructor title in JKD from Master Steven Golden. Bob has spent his life training and sharing his Martial Arts.