About Us

About AOTW

Art of the Warrior is a community cultural fighting sciences enthusiasts. Focusing on historical and modern-day applications. In the areas of mind, body, spirit, philosophy and self-defense. We specialize in Wing Chun Kung Fu and Filipino Escrima.

Welcome to Art of the Warrior 

We are a resource for  some of the most sophisticated martial arts training and explanations on the SF Peninsula, the Bay Area and beyond. We proudly teach Wing Chun Kung Fu & Filipino Escrima. We are the SF Peninsula’s representative school for the international Art of the Warrior martial arts organization founded by Sifu Martin Hofmann. As well as being a representative school of the teachings of Grandmaster Rene Latosa’s Escrima system.

In San Mateo California, lessons are taught by Sifu Andy Howse.

A Kung Fu Family

Art of the Warrior is an international community of cultural fighting sciences enthusiasts. Focusing on historical and modern-day applications. In the areas of mind, body, spirit, philosophy and self-defense. We specialize in Wing Chun Kung Fu and Filipino Escrima. With with curriculum guidance by Sifu Martin Hofmann and GM Rene Latosa.

We consider every student a member of our martial arts family. Our ethos is to push and cooperate with one another in our marital arts journey. To be colleagues and training partners that enable each-other to build skill. Skill that each of us will own ourselves, with the help of our teachers and fellow students. We provide a great place to meet and work out with wonderful people of all ages, from all walks of life and professions. The Kung Fu we offer provide body friendly teaching systems for self-development, health and self-defense.