Tuhon Bill McGrath’s 2017 Seminar Tour

Dec 2nd and 3rd
Yokohama, Japan
Subjects: Overview of entire Pekiti-Tirsia system by teaching one technique from each of the subsections of Solo, Doble’, Espada y Daga, Daga and Empty Hands.
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2017 monthly seminars in Rochester, NY with Mataas na Guro Jack Lattore

Pekiti-Tirsia International Academy

The American Legion Post
61 Main Street
Scottsville, New York

1pm to 5pm

$40 per person

January 21: Basic Hand Versus Knife
February 18: Knife Level Two
March 18: Advanced Hand Versus Knife
April 15: Knife Level Three
May 20: Solo Baston Sub-System
June 17: Doble Baston Dirty Dozen and Attacks
July 15: Abecedario De Mano
August…no seminar (PTI TRAINING CAMP)
September 16: Solo Baston Abecedario
October 21: Solo Baston 64 Attacks
November 18: Doble Baston Disarma
December…no seminar

Any questions, please free to contact me.

Jack A. Latorre
Mataas Na Guro
Pekiti-Tirsia International

Things To Bring: Rattan sticks, eye protection, water, snacks/fruits/protein bars, training blades (optional), comfortable clothing and a pen/pencil/notebook (optional).

No video recording is allowed.
All dates are subject to change pending family emergencies and such. In such an instance, efforts will be made to post this information on this website in a timely fashion.


Other Pekiti-Tirsia International affiliated instructors available for seminars.

Tuhon Magino’o Guro Mike Popolizio
Long Island, NY
Contact Mike at

Mataas na Guro Erwin Ballarta
Austin, TX
Contact Michael Lohmeier at

Mataas na Guro Jack Latorre
Rochester, NY

Mataas na Guro Scott Faulk
Sulphur, LA

Mataas na Guro Zach Whitson
Butler, TN

Mataas na Guro Jerry McCleary
Knoxville, TN

Mataas na Guro Chris Ash
Myrtle Beach, SC

Guro Delawa Chris Northstrom
Myrtle Beach, SC