Welcome to Close Combat Kenpo Jiu-Jitsu a Mixed Martial Arts Systems
Be Safe. Be Smart. Defend yourself
It is our goal at Close Combat Kenpo Jiu-Jitsu to share the good values of the martial arts to help people reach high, yet attainable goals, and develop themselves personally. At Close Combat Kenpo Jiu-Jitsu, we believe that everyone has the potential to become a Black Belt. It requires commitment, dedication, and hard work but it is within every student's grasp. Our program strongly emphasizes team spirit and co-operation. Throughout the course of your training you will work with many different people Instructors, assistant Instructors, and fellow students. You will find the environment friendly and supportive because we have common goals to excel in the martial arts and become as good as we can be. Much of what you learn here will carry over into other aspects of your life and remain with you long into the future. Many martial artists will tell you their involvement was a life-changing event. Most Black Belts will list getting their Black Belt as one of the major accomplishments of their lives, right up there with graduating from college, getting married, and having children. We want your training to be a positive experience in an environment that supports individuals' aspirations in a climate of friendship and trust. Parents should know that we stress positive values: honesty, integrity, and behaving in ways that make family, friends and fellow students proud. We let our younger students know that, while Karate, sports and other activities may be fun and important, their most important responsibilities are doing well in school, helping the family in every way possible, and being good citizens in the community. We are prepared to work in partnership with parents to help keep kids' priorities in proper order.
We believe that wisdom builds confidence and to this end, we will continually train and develop our Instructors, to offer our students the best Self-Defense Training skills Course in the world.
The Close Combat Kenpo Jiu-Jitsu MMA strives to create an environment that is safe for our students. The services we provide will be of the highest standard, regardless of who our students are.
Our students will be provided with opportunities for growth and development on levels and will not discriminate between race, religion or gender.
Late Master Brian Wiehahn
TIGER ACADEMY OF MARTIAL ARTS (TAMA)-KENPO KARATE, started in
South Africa by the late MASTER BRIAN WIEHAHN in the 1970's. MASTER WIEHAHN was well known for his traditional hard style of Kenpo training. Students were trained to the highest standards and kept the name of KENPO karate high.
A logo made in memory of Mr W Brian
Founder and Chief Instructor Sensei Ashley Wolfaardt 4th Degree Black Belt