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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
- Time is TBDLocation is TBDOur 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.
- Time is TBDLocation is TBDWe understand that not everyone is a defense expert, and so we developed this course with the idea that anyone can carry and employ a tactical pen & flashlight. The Tactical Pen & Flashlight is a less than lethal force option for concerned citizens, women, executives, professionals, law enforcement
- Time is TBDLocation is TBDPTK-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.
- Time is TBDLocation is TBDA tomahawk is a type of single-handed axe native to the many Indigenous peoples and nations of North America, traditionally resembling a hatchet with a straight shaft. The term came into the English language in the 17th century as an adaptation of the Powhatan (Virginian Algonquian) word.
OUR TRAINUNG CLASSESN ARE GENERALLY OUTDOORS. IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING TRAINING CLASS, PLEASE DRESS ACCORDINGLY AND BE PREPARED TO TRAIN IN ANY WEATHER.
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
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