DEWINC emphasizes the aspect of Budo in its instruction and in its practicing of martial arts, keeping with ABA best practices.
Wellness & Martial Arts programs based in:
Karate-do & Kobudo
Tai Chi for Health
Sensei Francisco Santander pursues training in martial arts with passion, enthusiasm and curiosity. His training in Japanese karate began in the mid 1980's, his Okinawan karate-do started in the 90’s; achieving Shodan in the Shobayashi branch of Shorin-ryu. He developed techniques and skills further, currently holding the rank of Godan in the Matsubayashi branch of this Okinawan art.
A principle driver for Santander sensei is to share the harmony and peace that martial arts can bring to its students, along with the many benefits to the mind, body and soul of its practitioners.
Santander sensei holds Teacher's rank in Okinawan Matsubayashi Shorin-ryu karate-do and kobudo and Instructor Certification in Chinese Tai Chi. He is an avid traveler; visits to the Middle East, Africa, Europe, South America and USA adorn his former and current passports.
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1) Wellness & Martial Arts (W&MA) programs focus on improving the Quality of Life of its participants through traditional martial arts instruction that can lead to gains in an individual's Empowerment, Inner Strength and Self-Confidence, Mindfulness, balance, focus as well as other lifelong skills and health benefits.
W&MA Programs use Okinawan Karate-do and Chinese Tai Chi for Health tools in participants' instruction. An art embracing the mind, body and spirit. Originating in ancient China, Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercises for health of mind and body.
Although an art with great depth of knowledge and skill, it can be easy to learn and soon delivers its health benefits.
For many, it continues as a lifetime journey.
2) Matsubayashi Shorin-ryu Karate-do and Kobudo, rooted in traditional Okinawan karate-do and kobudo; training under and with various prominent Okinawan Karate and Kobudo masters.
3) Self-Defense instruction, principles, techniques based on body mechanics and basic anatomical principles that are thus and elsewhere derived.
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