Built upon experiences, and inspired by those that I have been honored and blessed to have met, learned from, and continue learning from along the way. Now, after almost four decades, you’ll find easy-to-follow lessons and guidance, leading towards a SMARTER way of living, inspired and empowered by the incredible martial arts.
Join me on this amazing marital arts journey. Let’s do it!
Suna Kake No Kon
Japan Karate-do Ryobu-Kai, Shindo Jinen Ryu Karate-do
With a 5th degree (Godan) black belt in this traditional Japanese martial art, a member of the JKR International Yudanshakai Executive Council, a certified JKR International Instructor, and Chief Instructor of the JKR in Mexico. Studying, training and teaching for almost four decades.
Wellness & Fitness – mind, body and spirit
Encompassing Karate-do, general fitness, easy-to-follow exercise routines, meditation, breathing, and touching in some basic mostly plant based nutrition.
Fight – empty hand,
sword & weapons – Coordination for TV & Film
Sensei / Kaicho Kiyoshi Yamazaki with whom I study, lived and worked with as assistant fight / sword coordinator for some years, opened doors, giving me the opportunity to meet and work with many great actors, such as, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ralf Moeller, Danny Woodburn, Robert McRay, T J Storm, Lou Ferrigno, Aly Dunne, Amy Buchwald amongst others, along with many talented stuntmen and stuntwomen professionals.
To open the incredible world of the martial arts through the lens of Karate-do to a wide audience of varying ages, from beginners to experienced, while focusing on wellness & fitness, embracing and developing the entire human being - mind (Shin) & body (Tai). The Smarter Way is a bilingual educational platform that encourages elevated general well-being, focused on Karate-do, by way of dynamic video tutorials, interactive virtual classes, and much more. For it is the self-enriching journey, full of intellectually, physically, and spiritually stimulating moments, and not the destination, that is of utmost importance. It is about investing in oneself, evolving and becoming a greater version of ourselves, for ourselves, and those around us. Capitalizing and living in THE moment.