Arts Offered at PMACT
Bruce Lee's Martial Art of Jeet Kune Do
The Jun Fan Martial Arts is a compilation of training methods, attitudes, philosophies, combat techniques and concepts conceived, researched and compiled by the late Bruce Lee (Lee Jun Fan) until 1973. It was from this that Jeet Kune Do eventually evolved.
Filipino Martial Art of Kali
Encompassing an entire spectrum of weaponry covered over 12 different categories and also featuring a sophisticated empty hand system, this highly efficient, deadly and combat-proven art has enabled the southern Philippines to remain unconquered for almost 400 years.
“Sifu Nate is a fine instructor with attention to detail, articulation and body mechanics”
– Tuhon Jack Latorre, Head Instructor at PTI Academy
This Filipino art was introduced in Stockton California in 1966 by Grandmaster Angel Cabales. An "Espady y Daga" (sword and knife) based system, the art emphasis is placed on footwork, speed, reaction, superior position, precision and critical thinking to beat the opponent.
Wing Chun Kung Fu
Wing Chun is a logical, effective and practical system which emphasizes and utilizes the efficiency of body mechanics. It eliminates the reliance of body size and strength. Wing Chun is often classified as a “soft style” because it requires minimal effort and physical force to defeat bigger and stronger opponents. Therefore, it is suitable for everyone regardless of gender and physique.
Indonesian / Malaysian Martial Art of Buka Jalan Pentjak Silat
Known as PENTJAK SILAT in Indonesia and BERSILAT in Malaysia, the difference between these two arts are subtle. There are over 250 styles commonly practiced in and throughout Indonesia and Malaysia. Both arts involve various complex and intricate empty hand and foot maneuvers, clever and unique multiple joint locking, sweeping and throwing manipulations. These arts form an important portion of the intermediate and advanced levels taught at the our school.
“I am so very proud of the work your doing and cant wait to be instructed by one of the premier guro’s in the Filipino arts have to offer. Ush”.
– Sa Ba Nim Myron Levy, 3rd degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
“Sifu Nate is an amazing Martial Artists and Teacher!"
– David North-Martino, author and Tae Kwon Do Black Belt
“Sifu Nate is a dynamic, high energy and enthusiastic Instructor!”
– Forrest Price