Essentials For Self Defense

NEW CLASS STARTING IN FEBRUARY! The new class is as a result of people asking us for strictly a personal safety , street oriented, self defense class because of all the high crime / shootings that have become every day occurrences. This class will be for any individual ( male or female) ...

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Coach Development Program

Kru Ted and myself went to Erik Paulson's Coach Development Camp a couple weeks ago. Sensei Paulson has created, with help his wife Tonya, Bob Burgee and Alan Baker an organization that will expand your training in ways you've never thought of. He has so much information and has made ...

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Wing Chun Seminar with Sifu Francis Fong 4/8/17

Join us on April 8th, 2017 as we host Sifu Francis Fong for a Wing Chun Kung Fu Seminar. Sifu Francis Fong has over 50 years of experience in Wing Chun Kung Fu, and is recognized as one of the top Wing Chun instructors and martial artists in the world.  

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Women’s Self Defense Workshop 4/1/17

Sifu LaVonne Martin and Martin Academy of Martial Arts will be holding a Women’s Self Defense Workshop on Saturday April 1st from 12-4. The cost of the workshop is $60, and you can save money if you bring a friend (2 people for $100). There are limited spots available, please contact the ...

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Women’s Self Defense Workshop

Women's Self Defense Workshop According to statistics last updated in November of 2016 by the World Health Organization, about 1 of every 3 women(35%) worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime. This statistic hits even closer to home when you watch the ...

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Sifu Francis Fong – Wing Chun Kung Fu- Sarasota Seminar

Sifu Francis Fong at Martin Academy in 2017 Once again MAMA is proud to host Sifu Fong on April 8, 2017. Every time I train with Sifu Fong I’m amazed at the things he demonstrates and his understanding of body mechanics. In Jim Brault’s book, The Path of Master which is ...

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Women’s Self Defense-February 27-28, 2016

Women's Self Defense Call the academy now to get information and your name on the list for this 4 hour session. Two hours on Saturday and two hours on Sunday.  

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Civilian Tactical Program in Sarasota

Get ready Martin Academy is getting ready to officially offer Alan Baker's Civilian Tactical Course (C-Tac). Why you ask?   "Turn on any TV, watch the news and you will see how changes in today’s world and in our culture are creating the need for information and training that exceeds what a normal ...

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Prof Pedro Sauer In Florida

    Saturday, October 18,2014, the MAMA GJJ Team went on a road trip to Davie, FL to train with Master "The Professor" Pedro Sauer.  Mike, Jason, Randy, Jessica and Hannah made the trip and each got their first training session with Master Sauer. I love introducing "newbees" to Master Sauer and this ...

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Getting Back Up and Moving On

Getting Back Up and Moving On Over the past two weeks I’ve been reading the book Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. It’s about the life of Louis Zamperini a World War 2 POW. I’m not going to go in to all the information in this book, read it yourself. It’s a good ...

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