Shifu Shi Xing Wei
My study of the martial arts began at the age of three. Growing up, I continued to explore various systems of martial arts. I first began teaching at sixteen years when my teacher at the time left the country. I had fallen so in love
Mr. Malik J. ( jiao lian)
Malik has trained for over 17 years in Traditional Shao Lin Kung Fu, conditioning, free sparring (San da) and weapons. He is currently training under Shifu Shi Xing Wei, disciple of Grandmaster Shi De Shan 31st Generation Monk of Shao Lin Temple. He also trains T’ai Chi Ch’uan under Shifu Kirma. He brings an enthusiastic and energetic atmosphere to conditioning and learning self-defense.
Grand Master Manuel Arcos
Grand Master Manuel Arcos started his martial arts training in 1960. Grand Master Arcos studied Judo and Jujitsu under Sensei Barrios in North Africa, Tae Kwon Do under Burdette Toline and Sensei Kim in Da-Nang Vietnam, and Kajukenbo under GM Aleju Reyes Sr. in California and under GM Richard Peralta in Okinawa and Fort Worth Texas. He also studied Tan Sho Tao under Sifu Chin in Taiwan. Grand Master Arcos was the first to organize KajuKenbo tournaments in Okinawa and military bases in Texas. He is the Chair of the Universal Kajukenbo Self-Defense System and an active member in the World Butokukai Federation.
Amy Collins, founder of Flying Bison Wellness, is a 500 Hour Certified Yoga Teacher whose been practicing for thirteen years and teaching for six. She studied under Karrie Aubuchon at Yoga Bala Studio in Port Orange, FL. She is honored to have had many amazing teachers and studios in her life including the Ashtanga Yoga Center in Carlsbad, CA and 3OMS Yoga in Bellingham, WA. Her yoga journey began at Palomar College when she registered for an easy credit. From that very first class Amy knew yoga had changed her life. Having struggled with depression and anxiety from an early age, yoga and meditation was a rush of relief on her racing mind and tender heart. With the help of many amazing teachers she was able to immerse herself in the practices of Ashtanga Primary & Second Series, Yin Yoga, Vinyasa, Restorative, Yoga Nidra, Pranayama, and a variety of passive and active meditation methods. Amy is a firm believer that everything is your teacher and variety is the spice of life! 253-777-6044 FlyingBisonWellness@gmail.com www.flyingbisonwellness.com