San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Maxim Franz is the Senior Instructor at Russian Martial Art Headquarters in Toronto.
Max was featured on Spike TV's "The Deadliest Warrior: Green Beret vs Spetsnaz." http://www.spike.com/full-episode/green-beret-vs/32039
Maxim came to Toronto, Canada from Russia in 1998 and has trained since directly with Systema co-founder Vladimir Vasiliev since 1998.
Maxim is certified to teach all aspects of Systema and has represented Systema Headquarters all over the world in seminars to civilians and special forces.
Maxim teaches Breathing classes and some of the regularly scheduled Systema classes at Vladimir Vasiliev’s school in Toronto.
This will be a very special and unique 2 day seminar covering movement & tactics, striking, knife defense, gun defense, breathwork and and healing.
In addition to your attendance, I am personally asking for your help in promoting this event to the widest possible audience. Martial artists, police, military, emergency services, curious friends and co-workers- it’s all good! If everyone simply tells a couple of people about the seminar it will help a lot.
Dates: October 11 & 12
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, both days
Location: Tosetti Institute- 816 Warrington Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94063
Cost: $150.00 for both days. No discounts are offered for instructors, early registration or one day attendance.
Point of Contact: Patrick McKee- Telephone (415) 713-4015
Arrive a bit early the first day to register, pay and warm-up. I will be there by 9AM. The seminar starts promptly at 10AM
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BIO: Patrick McKee has trained in martial arts and combatives for thirty years, including Systema since 2004. He is a fully licensed instructor under Vladimir Vasiliev. Patrick rose to the rank of Judan under the instruction of Masaaki Hatsumi- sensei and senior instructors in the Japanese art of Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu. Certified as a Modern Army Combatives Instructor, Patrick has also been privileged to train with top instructors in martial arts such as Kali, Aikido, Krav Maga and western Martial Arts. He has been honored to have been chosen as an instructor for group and private lessons, teaching and learning from elite military and law enforcement personnel from around the world.
Mr. McKee has worked as a private investigator and executive protection agent for 20 years as president of his own licensed investigative and security corporation. He is the graduate of three executive protection “bodyguard” programs, attended a police academy, a reserve officer program, a certified EMT program and many continuing education programs surrounding the use of force, tactical medicine, emergency vehicle operations, force on force, point shooting and more.
For over nine years, Patrick continues to serve in the California State Military Reserve, currently at the rank of E-6/Staff Sergeant, on the Small Arms Training Team (SATT) training National Guard soldiers in firearms and tactics on weapons platforms ranging from pistols on up to the fun stuff like the Ma Deuce and the Mk 19 grenade launcher.