All American Academy of Martial Arts, located in Plainfield, Illinois, Master Bob Schirmer along with his staff of top qualified instructors will help guide you through the study of the Martial Arts. Home to “Combat-Do”, a martial art was developed by Master Bob Schirmer the current senior division World Jiu-Jitsu Champion. Combat-Do is the application of science in fighting. You will learn the principles of science as related to standup, throwing, and ground fighting. This system has been taught to numerous no-holds barred fighters, Police departments, Swat teams, the United States Marine Corp, the United States Army Combatives instructors and several government and corporate companies. In addition, we offer instruction in the disciplines of Jiu Jitsu, Judo, MMA, Kickboxing and Muay Thai.
Master Bob Schirmer is an eighth degree black belt, a remarkable accomplishment for someone so young. Master Bob was awarded the rank of Master from the United States Jiu-Jitsu Association in 1994. A representative from the association spent a week at the school training and was so impressed by Bob’s jiu-jitsu that he returned the following week with the coveted Master belt and presented it to Bob making him a 37 year old Master. He stated ” I have been doing jiu-jitsu all of my life and have been taught by top Masters world wide…You are the man”. O Sensei Phil Porter the highest ranked Judo and Jiu-Jitsu instructor in America, trained with Master Bob and after a few days promoted Master Bob to sixth Dan in Judo and Jiu-Jitsu and named him the Hall of Fame Martial Arts founder of the year receiving his Eighth Dan and assigned him to teach at the Hall of Fame.
The study of the Martial Arts is a fascinating way to live a positive life. Since recorded time man has sought the knowledge needed to attain a full life. Developing mind, body and spirit.The ancient Greek civilization used the art of Pankration to not only prepare young warriors for battle but top repare them for life. The ancient Chinese civilization used the study of Kung Fu to not only excel on the battle field, but to find a sense of inner peace through constant training and discipline, practitioners found a path to salvation. Master Bob Schirmer along with his staff of top qualified instructors will help guide you through the study of the Martial Arts.