Tuhon Akmeed K. Boouraca

Tuhon AK Boouraca began his studies over 40 years ago with aikido and judo. Since 1976 he has studied and taught the Filipino martial art od Pekiti-Tirsia Kali as a first generation direct student of the art’s founder, Grand Tuhon Leo T. Gaj√©, Jr. He has taught his art at Oneonta State University and Pace University. He has worked as a personal trainer at the prestigious New York City fitness center, The Vertical Club. His background in law enforcement and security work add to his understanding of the reality of combat and edged weapons defense.