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WELCOME TO PTK-SMF LOS ANGELES OFFICIAL SITE. WE ARE A LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA BASED SELF-DEFENSE TRAINING GROUP. TEACHING THE AUTHENTIC PEKITI-TIRSIA KALI SYSTEM OF CLOSE QUARTERS COMBAT BLADE FIGHTING. WE ARE AFFILIATED WITH THE PEKITI-TIRSIA KALI GLOBAL ORGANIZATION (PTKGO), UNDER THE DIRECT AUTHORITY, SUPERVISION, LEADERSHIP AND MENTORSHIP BY TUHON TIM WAID. 
 

UPCOMING TRAINING EVENTS

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    PTK-SMF training will provides the essential fundamentals of self-protection using an edged weapon. Regardless of size, strength, age or gender you can learn to defend yourself with any type of edged weapon using the concepts you will learn from this training. Any level welcomed.
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    Our focus is on teaching the fundamentals of weapons manipulation, strategy, and tactics utilizing a systematic progressive learning approach. We'll start warm ups with a focus on footwork and move on to partner drills and technical sparring . Single stick, knife, etc. Any experience level welcomed.
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    We live in uncertain times and having this simple, yet highly effective tool for every day carry. Learn the Tactics and Techniques of the PTK-SMF Tactical Knife System that directly transfers in application to Tactical Flashlight and Pen.
OUR TRAINUNG CLASSESN ARE GENERALLY OUTDOORS. IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING TRAINING CLASS, PLEASE DRESS ACCORDINGLY AND BE PREPARED TO TRAIN IN ANY WEATHER.
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ALWAYS MOVING

TECHNIQUE CHANGES WHEN THE TIMING CHANGES. YOU CAN DEBATE TECHNIQUE ALL YOU WANT, BUT IF I HAVE FOOTWORK I CAN CHANGE THE TIMING AND THE RHYTHM (OF THE FIGHT),  I WILL. THIS IS PEKITI-TIRSIA, NOT PEKITI-STANDSTILL. WE'RE ALWAYS MOVING.
TUHON TIM WAID