Our Teaching Staff

 

 Grand Master Art Mason

Grand Master Mason began his formal martial arts education on November 10th 1984 in the Chung Oh system Grand Master Oh from Kitchener was at the time a 7th Dan Black Belt Hapkido master as well as a 7th Dan Taekwondo master. His direct instructor was Master Philip Hollohan. He spend 16 years with Master Hollohan and earned his 4th Dan under him. He began his teaching career in the arts after about 1 year as a green belt and assistant instructor.

On March 1st 2000 Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors' Martial Arts opened it's doors in Belle River Ontario. It took it's first students there on July 1st 2000 after spending time setting up the operation. On October 15th 2001 Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors' Martial Arts opened its doors in Windsor.

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • Founder: Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors' Martial Arts 2000
  • Founder: Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido - Eclectic style incorporating a lifetime of learning.
  • 9th Dan (Degree) Black Belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Grand Master)
  • 6th Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System (Kyusho Jitsu Master)
  • 5th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo (Master)
  • 3rd Dan Black Belt Kosho Shorie Ryu

Other arts studied

  • Cane system
  • Systema - Russian Combat System
  • Small Circle Jujitsu

Other Programs Certified

  • Women's Self Defense Expert
  • Kid's Safe NSA certification
  • HPPT Certification's 3 Level Full Instructor (Humane Pressure Point Tactics)

Teaching Credentials

  • International Instructor - World Budo Alliance
  • International Instructor - World Head of Society (June 2001 Lifetime)
  • Kyusho Jitsu (Pressure Point System) Master Instructor Level 5 (all levels)

Other Honours

  • United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inducted 2000 - Master of the Year
  • International President World Budo Alliance 2000-2003
  • World Organization of Martial Arts Sports Award - Saudi Arabia

 

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  Master Riccardo Pappini

 Master Riccardo began his training in the arts with our school in June 2002. His dedication to the school and the arts has been an inspiration to the entire school. Becoming involved in every aspect of the school Master Rick's progress was very steady. Studying our pressure point system as well as cane and anything he could gets his hands on. He participated and fought with our tournament team, and took over the job of running it in 2006.

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 6th Dan Black Belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Senior Master)
  • 5th Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu (Master)
  • 1st Dan Black Belt Taekwondo
  • Internationally Certified Master Black Belt Teacher

 

School Title

  • Head Instructor and Senior Master - Kwan Jung Nim

 

Honours

  • Peaceful Warriors' Black Belt Grading Board
  • Head Instructor 2015
  • Tournament Team Instructor 2006

 

Other arts studied

  • Modern Arnis
  • Cane Masters

 


 

  Master Louise St Jacques

 

Master Louise started her her martial arts training with us on April 30th 2003. A tireless student eager to learn everything she can she participated heavily in all programs available to her including our Pressure Point System. She also studies Pressure Points with Grand Master Arts Pressure Point Teacher Steve Stewart in London.

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 4th Dan Black Belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Master)
  • 4th Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu (Master)
  • 1st Dan Black Belt Taekwondo
  • Internationally Certified Black Belt Teacher

 

Honours

Peaceful Warriors' Black Belt Grading Board

 

Other arts studied

  • Cane Masters

 


 

 

 

Master Rob Wiper

 

Master Rob began his training with us in our Essex School in 2002. After Essex closed he took a few years off and returned to us in 2009. He came to us after about 2 years of study in Aikido. He is a tireless student and excellent teacher. Rob has also been certified as an Instructor in our system and is also currently studying our Pressure Point System. 

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 4th Dan Black Belt Hon Sang Mu S Hapkido (Master)
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu
  • 1st Dan Black Belt Taekwondo
  • Internationally Certified Black Belt Teacher

 

Other arts studied

  • Aikido

 

Black Belt Grading Board of Directors

 

GM Curt Mason Grand Master Curt Mason

 

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 7th Dan Black Belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Grand Master)
  • 4th Dan Black belt Taekwondo (Master)
  • 4th Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu (Master)
  • Cane Master

 

Honours

  • Canadian President World Budo Alliance
  • KIA Grading Board
  • President Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors' Martial Arts 2000-2011
  • Chief Instructor Windsor School / Belle River School
  • Certified International Instructor - World Head of Society

Accomplishments

  • Systems creator school curriculum
  • Peaceful Warriors Cane System
  • Instructors Certification Program
  • Author Peaceful Warriors Instructors Certification Manual
  • Author Peaceful Warriors Student Guide
  • Reconstruction of Demo Team 2008
  • 30 years in the arts

 

Other Arts Studied

  • Small Circle Jujitsu
  • Modern Arnis
  • Cane Master
  • Systema

 

 


 

 GM Scott Mason Grand Master Scott Mason

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 7th Dan Black belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Grand Master)
  • 4th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo (Master)
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu
  • Internationally Certified Master Black Belt Teacher

 

Honours

  •  Instructor of the Year 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
  •  Master class at age 18

 

Accomplishments

  • Belle River School operator age 18
  • Created Short stick Program
  • Chief Instructor Windsor School 2012-2015
  • Vice President Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors' 2000-2011
  • President Art Mason's Peaceful Warriors 2011-2015
  • Demo Team Teacher 2006-2007
  • 25 years in the martial arts as of 2015

 

Current position and Duties

  • Head Teacher Peaceful Warriors Martial Arts - Brașov Romania
  • President - Peaceful Warriors Enterprises - Brașov Romania

 

Note - Master Scott has a very youthful appearance but will be turning 30 recently. This pictures was taken when he was 28. When asked his age he usually comments "immortal"

 

 


 

Master Steve White  Master Steve White

 

 

Black Belt Credentials

  • 5th Dan Black Belt Hon Sang Mu Sa Hapkido (Master)
  • 2nd Dan Pressure Point System Kyusho Jitsu
  • 1st Dan Black Belt Taekwondo

 

Accomplishments

  • Began martial arts training in 1988
  • Black Belt Grading Board
  • Internationally certified Instructor