The Kung Fu Heroes in coordination with the 50th Anniversary of the Long Beach International Karate Championships, are proud to present American Gladiator and K-1 fighter, Justice Smith alongside Kung Fu Heroes Philip Sahagun in a "Fighting Arts" workshop covering fundamental training methods to quickly develop flexibility, agility and power for elite martial arts athletes.
Location: Long Beach Convention Center - 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA
Date / Time: Friday August 1st 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm / Cost: $35 / Ages: 13+
For more information or to register: email@example.com / 714 545 - 5759
About Justice Smith & Philip Sahagun
Standing in at 6'9" and 250 lb Justice Smith, Jr. is an American mixed martial artist, kickboxer, model, actor and professional wrestler formerly signed to WWE. He is well known for appearing as the gladiator "Justice" on the 2008 revival of American Gladiators. Jesse Smith Jr. was born in Detroit, his father being a Sergeant Major in the Army. When his father was tranferred to Germany, Justice followed him living there until his 10th grade when he returned to the United States. He graduated from Medical school at the age of 21 and turned to Mixed Martial Arts Shortly after.
Philip Sahagun is an accomplished martial arts champion in both forms and fighting. With an extensive background in American Kenpo, Kickboxing, Wushu and Shaolin Kung Fu, Philip is a 7-time National Weapons Champion and a 3-Time International Martial Arts Council Grand Champion. Philip has been a semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent, as well as a contestant on two of China’s top-rated reality competitions, Kung Fu Star and Jackie Chan’s Disciple. In 2008 & 2009 He toured as a martial arts ‘Ninja’ performer for Tina Turner’s 50th Anniversary World Tour. He has taught martial arts extensively and represented America twice at the World Traditional Wushu Festival in China where he won both gold and silver medals for the U.S. Team.