Tempering Steel, 3-Day Martial Arts Camp

Live at: Silver Strand Beach, Oxnard, CA

October 13th, 14th & 15th, 2023 (9:00am to 5:00pm PT)

Kun Tao Silat is an enchanting Indo-Chinese martial art renowned for its captivating forms and unparalleled effectiveness in real-world combat situations. Paired with its close relative, Kali, these martial arts have been battle-tested and fine-tuned over the last century to become formidable tools in close-quarters head-to-hand combat.

What to Expect: 

  • Lower Art: Master leg traps, trips, and both offensive and defensive techniques.
  • Weapons Mastery: Dive into the world of fixed, flexible, and edged weapons for a well-rounded skill set.
  • Handles & Head Control: Learn the intricacies of controlling and defending against strikes.
  • Lankas, Djurus, Animal Forms & Applications: Explore these fascinating forms and their practical applications.
  • Combat Conditioning: Strengthen your body and mind for peak performance.
  • Neikung: Discover the ancient art of harnessing internal energy for enhanced martial prowess.
  • Breathwork: Develop breath control techniques to optimize your combat abilities.
  • And More...

Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of Kun Tao Silat and Kali. Secure your spot today and embark on a journey of martial arts excellence.

Temper your steel, hone your skills, and become a master of Kun Tao Silat.

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Ape and Monkey Kung Fu & Silat with Centerline

Online via Zoom

Wednesday, October 18th, 2023 (3:30pm to 5:00pm PT)


We are closer to the Ape than any other animal. Ape and monkey styles of Kung Fu and Silat are devastating martial arts. In this workshop I’ll introduce practical exercises & training that can improve your chances of surviving an attack on the street.

Open to all adults & teens, no experience necessary.

Topics covered:

- Warm ups

- Combat Conditioning

- Alignments & Energetics

- Principles & Theory

- Origins

- Movements and Applications of monkey Kung Fu & Silat

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Mystery & Mastery Retreat

Ratna Ling Retreat Center

November 2-5, 2023

The Mystery & Mastery Retreat is a transformative retreat designed to help participants break through personal and professional barriers and achieve their fullest potential. The retreat is led by Sifu Matthew Cohen and Jackie Priestley, a master coach and facilitator with over 30 years of experience in the field of personal and professional development.

The retreat takes place over three days and two nights in a beautiful and secluded location. Participants engage in a variety of experiential activities, including guided meditations, group coaching sessions, and outdoor adventures. The retreat also includes delicious and nutritious meals and comfortable accommodations.

Throughout the retreat, participants explore their inner landscape and gain insight into their strengths, weaknesses, and aspirations. They also learn practical tools and strategies to help them overcome obstacles and achieve their goals.

The Mystery & Mastery Retreat is designed for individuals who are committed to personal growth and are ready to take their lives to the next level. It is ideal for entrepreneurs, executives, and professionals who are looking to gain clarity, focus, and direction in their personal and professional lives.

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4-Week Qigong And Yoga Fusion with Kripalu

Online workshop via Zoom

Mondays, Nov. 13th, 20th, 27th & Dec. 4th  (3-5pm PT)

Join me for a four-week exploration into qigong, yoga, meditation, breathwork, and martial arts. SEA is a unique experience, drawn from a lifetime of exploration and inquiry, that brings together my most meaningful and effective teachings.

Over four weeks, I will guide you to harmonize your emotions and unlock your true potential as you:

- Learn unique SEA qigong and yoga flows.
- Cultivate more energy through breathwork and movement.
- Deepen your perception, attention, and awareness.

Finish the program understanding how these various ancient and progressive disciplines inform and strengthen each other—and offer us a deep well of knowledge and inspiration.

NOTE You will have access to the video recording(s) for 30 days after the program ends. All recordings will be available within 72 hours of the end of each session.

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Resilience & Radiance: Qigong, Yoga and Martial Arts

Live at Light & Space

Sunday, November 18th, 2023 (2-5pm PT)

$ 108

This workshop focuses on building resilience and radiance through mindset, breath, movement and stillness. The practice encourages our natural brightness and shine to come forth.

Topics covered :

• How you develop clear intent
• Your breath as your ally
• Energy cultivation & management
• Finding balance and flow
• Emotional fluency

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