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“No rules, No belts, No non-sense. The System - a fighting art without all the needless baggage.”
Black Belt Magazine
Dean Foster is a “full instructor” certified by Vladimir Vasiliev of Systema HQ in Toronto to teach all aspects of Systema. In addition to Systema, Dean has trained in various martial arts since 1976 and holds black belt rankings in Tae Kwon Do, 2nd Degree in Mo Duk Pai Kung Fu, 6th Degree in Combat Sambo, and is a Sport Sambo Coach.
Dean also has over 30 years law enforcement experience and was a lead use of force and firearms instructor. Dean also served over 12 years as a Special Weapons and Tactics sniper.
Michael Marleau is a Systema “Instructor in Training,” certified by Vladimir Vasiliev. In addition to his experience in Systema, he is also a 1st Degree Black Belt in Tum Pai Kajukenbo.
Michael has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and is a manager of project management in the electric utility industry.
When he’s not training, he enjoys spending time in the outdoors, raising a family, and SCUBA diving in the Pacific Northwest.
Tue. & Thur. 7:00 - 9:pm
See address below
You are required to wear a mask, bring a 6' stick capable of supporting your entire body weight, a metal training knife, and a yoga mat is highly recommended. All classes will be held outside, rain or shine.
Please dress for the weather.
Drop in fees are $20.00 per class
Location: 1509 SW Sunset Blvd., Portland, Or.
Facing Cheltenham St.
Oregon Coast Systema
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