Sifu/Guro Doug Pierre, Chief Instructor, is a two time World Arnis (stick fighting) Champion. Sifu Pierre is one of the foremost authorities in the art of Arnis/Kali/Escrima, with more than thirty-five years of training in the martial arts. Sifu Pierre has studied and earned ranks in Arnis, Karate, Judo/Jujitsu, Boxing, and Kickboxing. Additionally, Sifu/Guro Pierre has earned Sifu level in T’ai Chi Ch’uan under the watchful eye of Grand Master Chen Weigun and teaches combative Tai Chi for self defense. Sifu/Guro Pierre has also been inducted into several martial arts halls of fame for his expertise and contributions to the martial arts community. He has been featured in and written for several publications. He has 49 consistent years experience in the martial arts and is one of the top students of Grandmaster Remy Amador Presas founder of “Modern Arnis” and the inheritor of Grand Master Crispulo Atillo of the Saavedra style of Arnis, certified in the Illustrisimo system of Arnis and 2016 silver medalist in the Philipines.