• Yorkshire Silat

    Yorkshire Silat Classes

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    Lumpat Harimau Minangkabau

    YSA Kombat Synergy

    Silek Tuo

    YSA Junior Silat

    About

    Focus Mind, Body & Spirit

    Established in 1992, the YSA has evolved into a place of excellence for the study Of South East Asian martial arts in the North of England. Weekly Silat classes are available for adults and children. Instructor development programmes, private tuition and seminars are also offered. All our Instructors are fully certified and insured martial arts coaches. We hope you shall find the following information regarding the styles of Silat available to learn at the Yorkshire Silat Academy informative. Each system has its own characteristics, so you can choose from the three styles the one that suits your own personality and goals.

    • Mind
    • Body
    • Spirit
    • Development

    MEET THE TEAM

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    PAUL DEANS

    Guru – Teacher
    My training in Pencak Silat began in 1990. I have been a martial arts teacher and student for 42 years. During this time I have gained instruction from many wonderful teachers. It is an honour & a privilege to pass on this Knowledge.
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    MARK BLOOMFIELD

    Guru – Teacher
    My training in the martial arts began in 1987 training in the Filipino and Thai arts. In 1990 I broadened my training, and started to learn Silat under Guru Paul Deans. I was awarded the rank of Guru from the Grand Master in 2007.
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    Mark Young

    Guru – Teacher
    My early martial arts background was in Judo. I have studied Penjak Silat for over 20 years at the YSA, and in the last few years have been travelling to Western Sumatra to study Silek Tuo.

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