Self-Defense, Martial Arts, Personal Growth

Shaolin Kung-Fu At Thunderbolt Martial Arts, Metro Detroit

Yue Chia Chuan Fa (Chinese) / Ken Do Gaku (Japanese):

Comprehensive Fitness:
Cardiovascular • Muscular Strength • Flexibility

Areas of Practice:
Blocking • Striking & Kicking • Joint-Locks • Chokes • Throws • Ground-Fighting • Weapons • Meditation

Modes of Practice: Solo Exercises, Partner work, Equipment: bag-work, mitts, etc.

Levels of Self-Defense: Lowest (easiest to learn/execute), Highest (merging/redirecting energy; requires much greater skill/time to develop). An infinite array of possible martial expressions exist between the lowest and highest levels.


  • Yue Chia Fighting Forms (Hsing Yi, Er, San, Si, Wu)
  • Ancient Temple Forms: Sanzan, Seisan, Sanseiryu
  • Staff (ShuishiNoKoan)
  • Katana (UeshibaNoKatana)
  • Wu Hsing Chuan (Five Animal Fist Form)
  • Renshukenichiryo (Practice Form), Jakenichiryo (Snake Fist Form)
  • Ancient breathing/chi-kung/pranayama techniques
  • All students work with Head Instructor Sifu Christopher Scafone.

    God • Family • Community • Nation • World

    Seminars, private instruction in Metro Detroit. Distance Learning Available.

    Thunderbolt Martial Arts
    Royal Oak, MI
    (248) 284-3242

    A private learning institution, serving students since 2002.

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