© Houston Martial Arts Academy 2016. info@houstonmartialartsacademy.com   Made with MAGIX by Poobah Productions 2015 Arts/Systems/Styles What We Teach Arnis, Kali, Escrima, Filipino Martial Arts Contact Us at: info@houstonmartialartsacademy.com Chung Do Kwan or “Sea of the Blue Wave” is a style of Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art.Chung Do Kwon is an empty-hand system that focuses on the leg attacks, but also has hand techniques as well as grappling and weapons from other systems. North American TKD-CDK. The Galleon Clan system of Escrima encompasses single blade/baston, double blade/baston, single and double dagger, sword and dagger (espada y daga), staff (sibat), empty hands striking, and ground fighting (dumong). This system has been passed down for generations in Galleon Clan and is now being passed on to his students from Guro Joseph Galleon. Giron Arnis Escrima is a WWII combat proven blade based system that covers long, medium, and close distance. Everything learned in this system can be translated through long blade, short blade (knife), stick, improvised wepaons, or empty hand combat.Grand Master Emeritus Giron designed his system to overcome a larger and stronger opponent in life-or-death encounters. Tai Chi Chuan is based off the physical energetic methods of Sung or deep relaxation and of Peng or dynamic elasticity, functioning as the structure, in all its postures and techniques, through which effortless power is issued and healing is enhanced throughout the body. Our core curriculim includes Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan Forms, Yiquan standing meditation postures, Silk Reeling exercises, and Qi Gong breath work to further develop internal practice for health and combat. We also offer Baguazhang and Hobei Xingyiquan for intermediate students Pencak Silat Panglipur is a traditional martial arts system from Indonesia. The Knowledge of Panglipur is a blend of large streams in West Java and West Sumatra, founded by Bapak Abah Aleh in 1909 at Garut, namely from a synthesis of the 5 major Pencak SIlat styles: Cimande, Cikalong, Syabandar, Sera, Kari-Madi. Pencak Silat Panglipur develops a healthy body, calm mind, the ability to defend oneself and family. The comprehensive curriculum includes: self-defense, breath work, yoga, physical conditioning and meditation. 3803 Bute St Unit 6 Houston, TX 77006