DAC and its instructors reserve the right to cancel, change, or reschedule classes as deemed necessary. 

Karatedo for Kids aged 5 to 11

Little Tigers (Pee Wee) - Ages 5-6

Mondays and Wednesdays from 5 - 5:45 pm

Instructors: Irene Nunez and Juan Miguel Nunez

Flying Tigers - Ages 7-11

Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 - 7 pm
Fridays from 5 - 6 pm
Saturdays from 10 - 11 am

Instructors: Shihan Ty Aponte and Edwin Alonzo

Karatedo for Teens, Adults, and Seniors

Beginner to Intermediate

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm
Saturdays from 9- 10 am and Sundays from 10 - 11 am

Instructors: Senseis Lynn Aponte and Leo Shortle, and Sempais Robert Nunez, Christie Vela-Kramer, and David Voiles

Intermediate to Advanced

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7 - 8:30 pm
Saturdays from 11 am - 12:30 pm and Sundays from 10 - 11 am

Instructors: Shihan Ty Aponte and Senseis James Augur, Lynn AponteBob Johnson, and Leo Shortle
                     with assistance from Christie Vela Kramer, Robert Nunez, Christopher Becker, and Dr. David Michelson

Adaptive Karatedo - Special Forces

Tuesdays from 5 - 6 pm

Training in karatedo can serve as an important corollary to other physical, behavioral and psychological treatment programs. Adaptive Karatedo is taught by instructors who emphasize a love-based teaching method (firm yet fun) to give every student the chance to feel like a success.

Instructor: David Voiles

Iaido - Samurai Swordsmanship

Saturdays from 1:00 - 3:00 pm

A Japanese martial art that emphasizes being aware and capable of quickly drawing the sword and responding to a sudden attack.   The name can be translated as the way of harmonious living, the art of adapting to circumstance, or the way of being here and now.  Practice emphasizes smooth and efficient movement.

Instructor: Sensei Tim Richmond

Aikido - "The way of harmonious spirit"

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays- 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Saturdays -  8:00 – 10:00 AM

The Japanese martial art of Aikido is a peaceful discipline for effective self-defense. The classes include stretching, 
instruction in safe rolling and falling, joint-lock and throwing techniques, weapons, and etiquette.  
Open to students 15+ years old.

Instructors: Sensei Eugene Morales and Sandra Morales


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Zen Tai Chi

Mondays from 9 - 10 am
Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 1 - 2 pm
Thursdays from 6 - 7 pm
and Fridays from 11 am- 12 noon

Zen Tai Chi is a tailored Tai Chi according to student's needs and interests based on Wu Style, Taoist, and Primordial Yang Style Tai Chi.

Instructor: Sifu Peitro Sun


Capoeira - "A Conversation Through Movement"

Saturdays from 4:00 to 6:00 PM

A beautiful art form that combines fight, rhythm, movement, music, and philosophy...A dynamic and transcendental way to train your body, mind and soul...A dialog between the players...A conversation through movement.

Instructor: Nico Zuluaga


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Sundays: 11 AM to 12 PM

Traditional Okinawan weapon practice - mainly focused on exercises and kata with bo (6 foot staff), tunqua (police baton), and sai (three pronged short sword).  Instruction is based on the Matayoshi style of Kobudo.

Instructor: Bob Johnson

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Japanese Jujutsu

Mondays: 7:30 PM to 9 PM

Instructor: Kancho Ruben Marquez