Guru Jeremiah Lovejoy

  • Founder / head instructor of Dayton Kali Academy

  • 37 years in the martial arts

  • 27 years in-depth study in Kali and Silat

  • Instructor ranking under Guro Dan Inosanto

    Filipino Martial Arts –Kali / Eskrima / Kuntaw / Silat
    Lee Jun Fan Gung Fu / Jeet Kune Do Concepts
    Maphilindo Silat & Majapahit Martial Arts

  • Instructor ranking in

    Sikal / Asian Fighting Arts -Guru Ken Pannell –Full Instructor 2004
    Cacoy Doce Pares -GM Ciriaco “Cacoy” Canete –Black Belt 2001

  • Respectful acknowledgments

    * While I believe everyone you train with influences you in some way, the following list pays tribute to those who inspired me to open my own school (previously mentioned instructors foremost included):

    Sifu Janet Gee –Choy Li Fut / Indonesian martial arts
    Willem “Uncle Bill” de Thouars –Kuntao Silat
    Maha Guru Victor de Thouars –Pentjak Silat Serak
    Ibu Rita Suwanda –Mande Muda Pencak Silat
    Guru Steve Hacht –Sikal / Sayoc Kali
    Guru Mike Casto –Anjing Gembala Pencak Silat
    Guro Jose Connors –Lameco / Mande Muda Pencak Silat / Bando / Muay Thai

  • Other Certifications

    Exercise Science - Bachelors Degree
    Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
    Reiki Master
    Oneness Deeksha

Guru Kryss Northrup

  • 16 years of Kali / Silat

  • Master Degree in Theatre / Stage Combat –Louisiana Tech

Alex Kolodesh

  • Muay Thai since 1989

  • Collegiate Wrestler

  • Trained in Japan & Thailand