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PROGRAMS

Apex Martial Arts Academy’s adult and teen programs are designed to help each student become a well rounded martial artist by exposing them to different styles, ranges, and techniques. Top-notch instructors, progressive curriculums and a wide diversity of training topics add to the overall experience of each student, making classes fun and educational all while getting a great workout! Blending Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune Do, Muay Thai Kickboxing, the Filipino Martial Arts of Dan Inosanto and Maphilindo Silat provides the student with a diverse series of training opportunities! From striking to locking, from throws to weapons, Apex Martial Arts Academy teaches something for everyone from beginner to advanced levels!

PROGRAMS

Apex Martial Arts Academy’s adult and teen programs are designed to help each student become a well rounded martial artist by exposing them to different styles, ranges, and techniques. Top-notch instructors, progressive curriculums and a wide diversity of training topics add to the overall experience of each student, making classes fun and educational all while getting a great workout! Blending Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune Do, Muay Thai Kickboxing, the Filipino Martial Arts of Dan Inosanto and Maphilindo Silat provides the student with a diverse series of training opportunities! From striking to locking, from throws to weapons, Apex Martial Arts Academy teaches something for everyone from beginner to advanced levels!

Jeet Kune Do (JKD)

Jeet Kune Do (way of the intercepting fist) is a martial art created by Bruce Lee during the 1960s. Jeet Kune Do’s foundation lies in wing chun theory, but Bruce Lee liberally borrowed from other kung fu styles: taekwondo, wrestling, fencing and Western boxing.

Jeet Kune Do (JKD)

Jeet Kune Do (way of the intercepting fist) is a martial art created by Bruce Lee during the 1960s. Jeet Kune Do’s foundation lies in wing chun theory, but Bruce Lee liberally borrowed from other kung fu styles: taekwondo, wrestling, fencing and Western boxing.

Filipino Martial Arts (FMA)

Ancient and newer indigenous weapons fighting systems of the Philippines. It incorporates elements from both Western and Eastern Martial Arts, the most popular forms of which are known as Arnis, Eskrima and Kali.

FMA Erol

Filipino Martial Arts (FMA)

Ancient and newer indigenous weapons fighting systems of the Philippines. It incorporates elements from both Western and Eastern Martial Arts, the most popular forms of which are known as Arnis, Eskrima and Kali.

FMA Erol

Maphilindo Silat

Maphilindo Silat is the term given to describe Guro Dan Inosanto’s personal combat system. It was designed and developed in the early eighties to honor and give recognition to the many Silat instructors that Guro Dan had the honor & privilege of training under. The word Maphilindo itself can be broken down as: Ma – meaning Malaysian, Phil – meaning Philippines & Indo – meaning Indonesian. These are the three main influences that Guro Dan used to develop this incredible art.

Indonesian-Silat

Maphilindo Silat

Maphilindo Silat is the term given to describe Guro Dan Inosanto’s personal combat system. It was designed and developed in the early eighties to honor and give recognition to the many Silat instructors that Guro Dan had the honor & privilege of training under. The word Maphilindo itself can be broken down as: Ma – meaning Malaysian, Phil – meaning Philippines & Indo – meaning Indonesian. These are the three main influences that Guro Dan used to develop this incredible art.

Indonesian-Silat

Muai Thai Kickboxing

Muay Thai is a form of hard martial art practiced in large parts of the world, including Thailand and other Southeast Asian countries. The art is similar to others in Southeast Asia such as: Pradal Serey in Cambodia, Lethwei in Myanmar, Tomoi in Malaysia, and Lao boxing in Laos. Muay Thai has a long history in Thailand and is the country’s national sport.

Muay-Thai-Kickboxing

Muai Thai Kickboxing

Muay Thai is a form of hard martial art practiced in large parts of the world, including Thailand and other Southeast Asian countries. The art is similar to others in Southeast Asia such as: Pradal Serey in Cambodia, Lethwei in Myanmar, Tomoi in Malaysia, and Lao boxing in Laos. Muay Thai has a long history in Thailand and is the country’s national sport.

Muay-Thai-Kickboxing

Mande Muda Silat

Mande Muda self-defense system, which began in 1951 in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Each silat technique could be used differently in different situations and there are no techniques which will work in all attacks. For this reason, continuously study pencak silat techniques and weapons to find the best answers to attacks and ways to prevent an attack.

Mande Muda Silat

Mande Muda self-defense system, which began in 1951 in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Each silat technique could be used differently in different situations and there are no techniques which will work in all attacks. For this reason, continuously study pencak silat techniques and weapons to find the best answers to attacks and ways to prevent an attack.

Serrada Eskrima

Serrada Eskrima utilizes the art of stick fighting as well as Espada y Daga techniques. Serrada Eskrima is usually practiced at close (also known as corto) range. The word Serrada means “to close” in Spanish, and Escrima or Eskrima means “to skirmish.”

FMA

Serrada Eskrima

Serrada Eskrima utilizes the art of stick fighting as well as Espada y Daga techniques. Serrada Eskrima is usually practiced at close (also known as corto) range. The word Serrada means “to close” in Spanish, and Escrima or Eskrima means “to skirmish.”

FMA

Balintawak Eskrima

Balintawak Eskrima or Balintawak Arnis is a Filipino Martial Art developed by Venancio Bacon in the 1950s to enhance and preserve the combative nature of arnis which he felt was being watered down by other styles of Philippine martial arts.

Balintawak Eskrima

Balintawak Eskrima or Balintawak Arnis is a Filipino Martial Art developed by Venancio Bacon in the 1950s to enhance and preserve the combative nature of arnis which he felt was being watered down by other styles of Philippine martial arts.

Palestra Wrestling Saint Charles

Palestra Wrestling

Submission wrestling, submission grappling, or combat wrestling is a general term that focuses on clinch and ground fighting with the aim of obtaining a submission through the use of submission holds. Submission wrestling brings together techniques from catch wrestling, folk style Greco-Roman, freestyle, Judo, Japanese Jiu-jitsu, and Sambo to name a few methods.

Palestra Wrestling Saint Charles

Palestra Wrestling

Submission wrestling, submission grappling, or combat wrestling is a general term that focuses on clinch and ground fighting with the aim of obtaining a submission through the use of submission holds. Submission wrestling brings together techniques from catch wrestling, folk style Greco-Roman, freestyle, Judo, Japanese Jiu-jitsu, and Sambo to name a few methods.