Wing Chun – Subtle and Explosive Movement

I'm reading the book by Robert Ringer called ACTION, Nothing Happens Until Something Moves.  There's on section I'm taking out of the book for you think about. I hear at least once a week from someone who comes into the academy about how they've always wanted to train but never ...

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Krabi Krabong Workshop

Come play next Saturday October 12, from 2 to 4:30!

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Filipino Martial Arts Workshop 9.14.13

Martin Academy will have a Kali / Silat workshop on Saturday 14th at 2 pm. Call the academy for more information or to reserve your spot.

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Thoughts for a new student: NO BODY EVER TELLS A WHITE BELT THIS

  I’m putting something up Kru Ted found on internet. Not sure who wrote it but it's good. Every white belt or person just looking for a job can apply this to themselves. It’s not just Jiu Jitsu.  We all get frustrated with working toward a goal and want to give ...

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Wing Chun Instructor Conference July 2013

Just returned from a great Wing Chun camp at Sifu Francis Fongs. It’s an honor to a part of such great association. Sifu Francis takes Wing Chun and shows how the principles can be applied to other arts. The sensitivity and energy drills are great for making you stop , ...

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June Jiu Jitsu Workshop

JULY 1, 2013   Had a great weekend with Alan Baker of Atlanta Martial arts center and Kev Kev Lee from Francis Fong Martial Arts academy a couple weekends ago. We had a business session sharing and discussing how we can make our schools better. It’s a constant process as it is ...

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Alan Baker Conducting Pedro Sauer Gracie Jiu Jitsu Workshop

      Don't miss this workshop! We have fun while learning and get a great workout.                        Experience  or no experience it doesn't matter, there will be something for everyone. Martin Academy is the only place to get  Pedro Sauer Gracie Jiu JItsu in Sarasota. Scan the QR code to get a ...

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Atlanta Training with The Masters-April 2013

At the end of this month I and Kru Ted will be going to Atlanta to the Train With the Masters Seminar at Sifu Francis Fong’s Academy. I feel very blessed to have been training with these men for the past 29 years. I feel like it’s important to be affiliated ...

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Women’s Self Defense Workshop: April 6 – 7th

We are proud to announce that we will be holding a women's self defense workshop on April 6 - 7th (Saturday, Sunday). This workshop is open to the public and will give women an opportunity to learn a multitude self defense techniques and other skills. If you are interested in ...

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Kick-a-Thon – March 5th, 2013

  Martin Academy is proud to announce that we will be hosting our annual Kick-A-Thon in March to benefit the Human Society of Sarasota County. All monies collected with go to HSSC. Come out and join us for a good cause!

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