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Josey Haber, Studio Owner

Josey Haber, Studio Owner

Josef Haber's dedication to BaGuaZhang lead him and his wife, Kate to China for the first time in 2012.  He has been training 2 months / year in Beijing ever since.  The meaningful relationships with his Chinese family and his multiple Beijing lineage ceremonies enrich and inform more than just Josef's KungFu. He and his family are dedicated to preserving the transformative martial arts and the spirit of good kung fu  His youtube channel is an example of his desire to share all he has learned and continues to learn in the Temple of Heaven.  The goal of his pursuits is to create more teachers who will perpetuate these meaningful arts long after he is gone. Available for private instruction.

Kate Haber, Studio Manager

Kate Haber, Studio Manager

Kate Haber L.Ac. (“Pimenta”). Has been a student of martial arts since 2006. Her favorites are Northern Chinese Kung Fu, which she studied in Beijing with Joey and Capoeira which she still teaches today. What she finds appealing about both these arts is their ability to positively transform the practitioner from the inside out. She has been a Capoeirista since 2009 when she began her studies under Mestre Batata in Los Angeles.  She likes to refer to capoeira as her 'martial arts soul food': it offers expedient fun, health and community.   She runs a rich kids' capoeira program at Flying Tortoise in addition to managing the studio.   Please visit Capoeira Besouro Oregon for more info.