Zach Whitson – Counterpoint Tactical Systems seminar

Zach Whitson - CTS

Zach Whitson – CTS

Zach Whitson – Counterpoint Tactical Systems seminar

Atlanta Martial Arts Club proudly presents:

CTS founder, American Kempo Senior Professor, Pekiti Tirsia Mataas Na Guro & Cacoy Doces Pares Grand Master

Zach Whitson – Counterpoint Tactical Systems seminar

Dates: May 21st 2016
Time: 1:00 PM ET – 5:00 PM ET

Cost: $55

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Location: The Dojo
3005 Old Alabama RoadAlpharetta, Ga. 30022

Topics: Medium & long range single stick tactics.

Equipment: Sticks & training knives

Contact: Brian Brown 770.837.2234

The Counterpoint Tactical System, also known by the acronym CTS, is a weapon-based integrated martial art designed for the street with an emphasis on real-world tactical counter offense. Although an eclectic martial art, the counterpoint tactical systems largest traditional influence can be found in the Filipino Martial Arts. The purpose of CTS is to train and certify students and instructors, making them well versed in every phase of civilian armed and unarmed combat. The CTS curriculum is designed with a survival based philosophy and is not intended to be practiced or used as a sport. CTS uses a “Civilian Use of Force Continuum” to help students better understand real world violence and how to appropriately respond to a very dangerous situation.
Being an integrated martial art, CTS uses tactics from various arts based on multiple attackers, weapons, range or strategy to formulate a cohesive curriculum. As the range changes so does the combative tactics. Categories of training include weapons techniques such as single and double stick, knife, staff, gun, and the combination of stick and dagger; and empty hand techniques such as kicking, stomping, striking, punching, trapping, locking, throwing and ground fighting.

Zach Whitson – Counterpoint Tactical Systems seminar

The Counterpoint Tactical System is designed as a modern, real world survival based martial art. The CTS curriculum does not focus on sport competition or one dimensional self-defense techniques. We only teach and practice techniques and tactics that are proven to work against a skilled and experienced enemy.

Our primary goal is to teach and develop our student’s skill sets with the most real and effective martial arts training available today. We want to help you develop a healthy life, and to teach you how to protect yourself and your loved ones while providing a safe practice and training environment.

CTS uses an open motor training model to develop life saving skills and habits. As trainers, we live in the world of simple, direct and effective tactics, avoiding all action that has a low probability of success. We also offer a children’s curriculum designed to be fun and effective in teaching young students to be respectful of others and capable of protecting themselves from unwanted aggression.

Currently, many martial arts instructors believe that they must water down their training to make it palatable to the students of today’s fast food culture. We have not gone this route. We use training models that are fun and comprehensive making accelerated learning a reality. As students find success in application, their confidence grows, they practice more often and their tactical survival skills improve exponentially.

Zach Whitson, Founder

OCC Level 1 : Fight Movement for Camera

On Camera Combatives

On Camera Combatives

On Camera Combatives: Level 1 & weapons flow

Date: April 24th, 2016
Time: Sessions start at 10:00AM – 6:00PM.

On Camera Combatives will be hosting an intensive all-day Course in Atlanta, GA – April 24th (Sunday) from 10AM – 6PM.

Buckhead Fight Club : 3293 Buford Hwy NE #500, Atlanta, GA 30329

On Camera Combatives will be hosting an intensive all-day Course in Atlanta, GA – April 24th (Sunday) from 10AM – 6PM.

Actors, filmmakers, martial artists, enthusiasts. This is a chance to take your acting to the next level, learn our program, and join our On Camera Combatives (OCC) Community of industry professionals.

Learn how to properly and most effectively sell fight movement on camera, and be seen as a professional on set. Action media is a widely expanding market,

Registration / Price:
New Student: $125.00 / person
Group Rate (5 or more) $112.50 / person
Return Student: $75.00 / person (25$ off if you bring a new student!)

To register email

On Camera Combatives Facebook Invite

The event will teach our fundamentals in:
* Weapons Use (blunt and blade)
* Hand-to-Hand Combat
* Fight Movement and footwork
* How to move with partners and flow
* Selling Action and taking hits
* Body Language and screen presence
* Camera Angles and perpectives on action
* How to shoot your own action sequences

We will not just be learning concepts, but applying them. This is a hands-on course where we will be working with partners and groups to Get Combative! (On camera of course)

All students will get the chance to be on film (HD Video included) and get photos (Group and Student-Teacher photos included).

An Official OCC T-shirt is included with the course!

Head Instructor Ryan Monolopolus & Assistant Instructor Wayne Wells

Monolopolus Productions