About Jon Haas

Jon Haas is a certified Underground Strength Coach and has been involved in the martial arts for over 30 years. He has been training in the Budo Taijutsu arts of the Bujinkan for more than 22 years and is currently ranked as a Kudan (9th degree black belt). He is the owner of Warrior Fitness Gym in Hainesport, NJ and founder of Warrior Fitness Training Systems and author of the book, Warrior Fitness: Conditioning for Martial Arts. Jon is the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for VX Global and is a certified VX Sport Coach.

The Most Neglected Aspect of Your Personal Protection

There’s an insidious threat stalking America, along with most of the modern, westernized world. The police cannot protect you from it. The military cannot assault it. Your government can’t ban it. Your doctor can’t prescribe anything to alleviate it (although they may try!)

Top Five Favorite Martial Arts Books

I am what you would call an avid reader. Some would even say my reading habit borders on a reading obsession since at any one time I can be found to have at least three, sometimes four books going simultaneously. I have several on my nightstand next to my bed, a couple on the coffee table downstairs, one or two on the kitchen counter and, of course, my bathroom book. So when NJPDA asked me to write a guest blog post on my Top Five Favorite Martial Arts books, I was, shall we say, more than psyched to do it!