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Alaska
7-Star Praying Mantis
Anchorage, Alaska
Head Instructor: Sifu Mark Ouellette
Contact #: 907-333-8987
Email: Ouellettemk@yahoo.com

Alberta
Seven Star Kung Fu Support Society
C/O # 208 - 4808 Ross Street
Red Deer, Alberta T4N- 1X5
Email: degraff@telusplanet.net

British Columbia
Seven Star Praying Mantis
West End Community Center
870 Denman St.
Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L8
Head Instructor: Sifu Jon Funk
Contact #: 604-220-4779
Email: jfunk@smartt.com

California
Bei Shaolin Health Academy
Los Angeles, California
Head Instructor: Sifu Dou Wanchun
Contact #: 213-598-6080
Email: beishaolin@aol.com

Brendan Lai's Kung Fu
2075 Mission St.
San Francisco, California 94110

North Bay Kung Fu Institute
721 West Napa St.
Sonoma, California 95476
Head Instructor: Sifu Tim McFarland
Contact #: 707-938-9478
Email: mantis@northbaykungfu.com

Seven Star Praying Mantis
San Diego, California
Head Instructor: Sifu Tony Puyot
Contact #: 760-788-4488
Email: tpuyot@chulavistapd.org

Traditional Kung Fu Academy
4241 Park Boulevard
San Diego, California 92103
Head Instructor: Sifu Michael Dasargo
Contact #: 619-917-9017
Email: Dasargo@Hotmail.com

Jeffrey J. Bruflat
(Private Instruction)
160 Thorn Street, #3B
San Diego, California 92103
Contact #: 619-220-8090
Email: JBruflat@aol.com

Shan Tung Kung-Fu Assoc. of U.S.A.
1154 Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, California 91106
Head Instructor: Sifu Kenneth Edwards
Contact #: 626-577-0525

Shaolin West International
21828 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, California 91303
Head Instructor: Sifu Kam Yuen
Contact #: 888-8Shaolin

Wright's Praying Mantis Kung Fu Academy
12114 Sylvan Street
North Hollywood, California 91606
Contact # (primary): 818-508-5144
Contact # (secondary): 818-430-7995
Head Instructor: Sifu Derrick Wright
Email: www.wrightskungfuacademy.com

Tai Mantis Kung Fu Academy
758 E. Highland Ave.
San Bernadino, California 92404
Head Instructor: Shifu Don Newton
Contact #: 909-881-2226

Tai Mantis Kung-fu Association
165 Cristich Lane, Suite H
Campbell, California 95008
Head Instructor: Shifu Paul Eng
Contact #: 408-377-0415

Shaolin Temple Kung Fu School
24606 Narbonne Ave.
Lomita, California 90717
Head Instructor: Shifu Manuel Marquez
Contact #: 310-539-1374

Florida
Peng Lai Kung Fu School
12301 Memorial Hwy
Tampa, Florida
Head Instructor: Shifu Kevin Brazier
Contact #: 813-495-3060
Email: kevinbrazier@yahoo.com

Georgia
Harmonizing Fist Kung-Fu Center
P.O. Box 361445
Decatur, Georgia 30036-1445
Head Instructor: Sifu Muntu Isom
Contact #: 770-621-4624
Email: sifumuntu2000@yahoo.com

Northern Praying-Mantis
Kung-Fu Academy

4701 Flat Shoals Rd.
Apt 58F
Union City, Georgia 30291
Head Instructor: Virginia Cannon
Email: vcannon@mindspring.com

International Mantis
Boxing Federation

Bogan Park Community Center
2723 North Bogan Road
Buford, Georgia 30519
Head Instructor: Grandmaster Sun De Yao
Contact # (English): 678-467-5705
Contact # (Chinese): 678-592-2191
Email: info@haojiamen.com

Bogan Park Kung Fu Club
Haojia Mantis Boxing
Bogan Park Community Center
2723 N. Bogan Road
Buford, Georgia 30519
Head Instructor: Shifu Tim Pugh
Contact #: 770-614-2060
Email: haojiamen@gmail.com

Hawaii
Chinese Physical Culture Association
1614 Nuuanu Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
Head Instructor: Shifu Patrick Hodges
Contact #: 808-523-2845

Illinois
Chinese Martial Arts Association
401 Devonshire Rd.
Washington, Illinois 61571-1317
Head Instructor: Sifu Dwight Edwards
Email: wangdaoren@aol.com

Song's Kung Fu Academy
4800 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60630
Head Instructor: Grandmaster Keychun Song
Contact #: 773-545-5945

Song's Kung Fu Academy
1827 Springer Dr.
Champaign, Illinois
Head Instructor: Grandmaster Keychun Song
Contact #: 217-352-5432

Indiana
Seven Star Praying Mantis Kung Fu
5919 Timberlake Blvd.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46237
Head Instructor: Sifu John Wicker
Contact #: 317-780-8711
Email: JWICKER@dem.state.in.us

Louisiana
American Kung-Fu Academy
88 MacArthur Dr. (Suite A)
Alexandria, Louisiana 7301
Head Instructor: Sifu Chuck Perry
Contact #: 318-442-9422

Michigan
Chung's School of Praying Mantis
1509 Washington, Suite B
Midland, Michigan 48640
Head Instructor: Sifu Henry Chung

New Jersey
Green Dragon School of Martial Arts
358 Farnsworth Ave.
Bordertown, New Jersey 08505
Head Instructor: Grandmaster S. L. Martin
Contact #: 609-291-1010

Praying Mantis Kung-Fu Academy
Old Bridge, New Jersey 08857
Head Instructor: Sifu Bob Spoelstra
Contact #: 732-887-7377

New York
Law Clan Martial Arts Association
260 5th Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11215
Head Instructor: Sifu Carl A. Albright
Contact #: 718-230-3129
Email: sevenstarmantis@hotmail.com

Ortiz Northern Praying Mantis
Chinese-Boxing Academy

548 Stewart Ave.
Bethpage, New York 11714
Head Instructor: Sifu Raul Ortiz
Contact #: 516-942-4025
Email: tonglongkf@aol.com

Pachi Tang Lang Martial Arts
(Northern Praying Mantis)
135W. 29th. St., 10th Flr. (10-02)10011
New York, New York
Head Instructor: Master Su Yu-Chang
Contact #: 212-967-6789

Praying Mantis Martial Arts
12 East 32nd Street (6th floor)
New York, New York 10016
Head Instructor: Sifu Tony Chuy
Contact #: 212-889-9030
Email: info@northernmantis.com

New York, continued
Rochester Shaolin Kung-Fu Training Academy
425 Stone Road
Rochester, New York 14616
Head Instructor: Sifu Brian Bateman
Contact: 585-663-0445
Email: bryan@rochesterkungfu.com

N. Y. Wu-Tang Chinese Martial Arts Center
134-20 Northern Blvd.
Flushing, New York 11354
Head Instructor: Sifu Marlong Ma
Contact #: 718-359-5775
Contact #: 212-685-2383

International Dachengdao Inc.
401 Broadway, Suite 506
New York City, New York 10013
Head Instructor: Grandmaster Wang Rengang
Contact #: 718-505-5818
Contact #: 646-279-1428
Email: dachengdao@yahoo.com

Praying Mantis Kung Fu Studio
50 Lake Street
Hamburg, New York 14075
Head Instructor: Shifu George Lisjak
Email: OrchidMantis@aol.com

Praying Mantis-Tai Chi Center of New York
313 Halstead Ave.
Mamaroneck, New York 10543
Head Instructor: Sifu Marlon Pilossoph
Contact: 914-381-1964
Email: teacher@mantis-taichi.com

Flying Dragon Kung Fu and Fitness Centre
247 West 35th Street, second floor
New York, New York 10002
Head Instructor: Master Yang Long Fei
Contact # (primary): 917-577-5158

Flying Dragon Kung Fu and Fitness
Sportset Raquetball and Fitness Club
40 Maple Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York 11570
Head Instructor: Master Yang Long Fei
Contact # (primary): 917-577-5158
Contact # (secondary): 516-536-8700 (ask for Angelo)

Praying Mantis Kungfu Research Institute
The Boulevard Community Center
726 Stanley Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11207
Head Instructor: Sifu Michael Whetstone
Contact #: 646-235-8881
Email: chatsing@verizon.net

Ohio
The Center for Body Mind Harmony
290 West Ave.
Tallmadge, Ohio 44278
Head Instructor: Sifu David Schenk

Northern Praying Mantis
2574 Serenity Lane
Uniontown, Ohio 44685
Head Instructor: Sifu Mike Biggie
Contact #: 330-699-2837
Email: mantisbxr@aol.com

Wing Lam Kung Fu
4835 Turney Rd.
Cleveland, Ohio 44125
Head Instructor: Sifu John Ervin, Jr.
Contact #: 216-341-1515
Email: mafcinc@ameritech.net

Northern Mantis Boxing Academy
1594 Stephanie Ct.
Columbus, Ohio 43232
Head Instructor: Sifu Eric Kaltenborn
Contact #: 614-986-1154
Email: mantisfgtr@insight.rr.com

Wu Tang Center for Martial Arts
1063 S. Arlington
Akron, Ohio 44306
Head Instructor: Master Yang, Shu-ton (Tony)
Contact #: 330-785-5059
Email: wutang@ald.net

Ontario
Ji Feng Martial Arts Club
Toronto, Ontario
Head Instructor: Sifu James Xiao-Po Guo
Email: guoxp@bajimen.org

Ottawa Wu-Tang Kung-Fu School
Algonquin College/Carelton University
Please enquire c/o:
50 Cimmaron Crescent
Nepan, Ontario K2G6E1
Head Instructor: Sifu John Hum
Email: univtrade@globalserve.net

Seven Star Praying Mantis Martial Arts
2400 Midland Ave., Unit 105
Scarborough, Ontario M16-5C1
Head Instructor: Master Philipman Chow
Contact #: 416-505-9230
Email: Chowphilipman@hotmail.com

Northern Mantis Self Defense Studio
Fit for Life
505 Hespeler Rd.
Cambridge, Ontario
Head Instructor: Sifu Richard Palmer
Email: wonghonfun@yahoo.ca

Golden Harmony Kung Fu (Tai Mantis)
895 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M4W 2H2
Head Instructor: Sifu Rupert Harvey
Contact #: +1 416-341-0647
Email: ojiji@goldenharmonykungfu.com

Oregon
Anthony E. Clark's 7-Star Praying Mantis
Kung Fu Academy

(University of Oregon)
2250 Patterson, #150
Eugene, Oregon 97405

Northern Seven Star Praying Mantis
260 West 6th
Eugene, Oregon 97401
Head Instructor: Shifu Dan Ebling
Email: ebling24@msn.com

Pennsylvania
Kung Fu Academy
138 Morton Ave.
Folsom, Pennsylvania
(across from Staples and Blockbuster)
Contact #: 610-522-8446

Siu Lum Studio
29 E. Eagle Rd.
Havertown, Pennsylvania 19083
Head Instructor: Sifu Paul Sun
Contact #: 610-789-1119

South Carolina
Red Dragon Kung Fu Academy
Mauldin, South Carolina
Head Instructor: Sifu Thomas Lee
Email: mantis1804@charter.net

Northern Mantis Boxing Academy
113 Verna Ct.
Spartenburg, South Carolina
Head Instructor: Sifu Ron Evans
Email: mantisfamily@bellsouth.net

Tennessee
Peng Lai Martial Arts
The Wellness Center at Baptist Hospital
2000 Church St.
Nashville, Tennessee 37236
Head Instructor: Shifu Jim Smyer
Contact #: 615-289-3509

Texas
American Martial Arts
2700 S. Fort Hood Rd. Suite H
Killeen, Texas 76542
Contact #: 254-554-8703

Authentic Kung-Fu
7519 C Chapel Ave.
Ft. Worth, Texas 76116
Head Instructor: Sifu Steve Cottrell
Contact #: 817-244-2347
Email: chuan@authentickungfu.com

USA Kung Fu Academy
4327 South First St., Suite 104 A
Austin, Texas 78745
Head Instructor: Sifu Jeff Hughes
Contact #: 512-707-8977

Tyler Kung Fu and Fitness
2537 East Fifth St.
Tyler, Texas 75701
Head Instructor: Sifu Brandon Jones
Contact #: 903-597-0275

Tye's Kung Fu
2603 Roundtree #101
Bryan, Texas 77801
Head Instructor: Sifu Tye Botting
Contact #: 979-268-1204

America's Martial Arts Institute
3301 East Rancier Ave., Suite 110-B
Killeen, Texas 76543
Head Instructor: Sifu Kevin Clark
Contact #: 254-432-5387

Washington, D.C.
Seven Star Mantis
National Capital YMCA (17th and Rhode Island NW)
Washington, D.C.
Head Instructor: Sifu Othal Thomas

Washington
Bamboo Grove
2821 N.W. Market, Ste. G
Seattle, Washington 98107
Head Instructor: Sifu Paul Langer

Three Harmonies Chinese Martial Arts Center
Head instructor: Jake Burroughs
Contact #: (primary): 505-385-2987
Contact #: (secondary): 505-298-8904
Email: three_harmonies@hotmail.com

If you would like more information about an instructor's lineage and background, head over to the Mantis Cave. Fernando Blanco Dopazo maintains the most complete historical chart on Praying Mantis available on the internet.

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