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Renshi Beach and Renshi Salgado started Martial Science Academy in 2019 with the goal of teaching students the physical, emotional, and mental benefits of Shito-Ryu Karate. MSA offers classes for a variety of ages, abilities, and goals. They believe that martial arts can be a powerful tool for personal growth, development, and healing. At MSA, they strive to create a safe environment for students of all ages and abilities to not only learn karate techniques but also develop their confidence and self-esteem. They love teaching and it shows in their focus on explaining techniques in way that works for each individual student. They use different approaches depending on each student's learning style to make Karate accessible to all.

Renshi Tom Beach-5th Degree Black Belt in Shito-Ryu

  •  Began training as a teenager

  • Taught Shito-Ryu Karate around the world while traveling in the U.S. Navy.

  • Experienced teaching all ages and ranks

  •  Also has 2nd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do

  • Enjoys learning and teaching new weapons.

Renshi Beach  kneeling with student who has certificate

Renshi Lena Salgado-4th Degree Black Belt in Shito-Ryu

  • Began training at age 37 with her young daughter

  • Also has 1st Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do

  • Air Force veteran and wife to a retired Army veteran

  • Loves weight lifting, sprint triathlons, and karate

  • Has extensive experience teaching special needs students of all ages and abilities

    • Mom to two special needs kids-Autism, ADHD, physical limitations​

Sensei Lena with female student who has certificate
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