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Class Calendar

Monday

Strength and Performance (1 hour)
Sessions at 7:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM
Instructor: Dan Wilkie

Weapons Class
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

Tuesday

Children’s Class 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

JKD Curriculum 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

Pad Drills 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

JKD – FMA  8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor: Kevin Leong

Wednesday

Strength and Performance (1 hour)
Sessions at 7:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM
Instructor: Dan Wilkie

Thursday

JKD – FMA
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Instructor: Jeff Warren

Friday

Strength and Performance (1 hour)
Sessions at 7:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM
Instructor: Dan Wilkie

Silat
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

Saturday

JKD – FMA
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Instructor: Colin Danforth

 

Sunday

Silat
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

GAT
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Instructor: Shawn Zirger

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The last two days of the Brunei International Intensive Training Camp focused on the art of Cakak.  A highly stylized and somewhat ritual form of Silat, specific to Brunei, Cakak promotes technical exploration of the many potential refrences that can occur in silat fighting.  I think anyone who is truly interested in the culture of

Three more days have passed and we have had some amazing training to show for it.  Our mornings start at around 7am when we get up to find breakfast around the hotel.  There are several options but i keep going back to the local spot for a traditional breakfast, Roti Telur, basically egg roti with

It would be an oversight to say that there was no training for the past two days, I feel that on this trip that the activities of this time were very significant to our understanding of Bruneian Martial Arts.  The group packed up and traveled to the water village where we had an hour to

There are several reasons I prioritize training opportunities with Maul Mornie.   First is the thing that drew me to SSBD silat in the first place.   The movement, crisp and clean, with dramatic affect and undeniable precision.  The reason I keep coming back is that the man has excellent character and it shines through

Upcoming Events

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OTHER SERVICES

For more information or to book a session, seminar or workshop please contact us

Seminars & Clinics

As JKD practitioners we strive to learn from the best and consistently upgrade our skills. Zirger Academy works with international martial artists to bring some of the best instructors to Toronto in order to inspire and educate our students and the local martial arts community.

Shawn Zirger is also engaging with other martial arts schools both in Canada and internationally to teach the combative styles and techniques that he has synthesized from his many years of learning. Subscribe to our mailing list to stay updated on upcoming events and workshops.

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Associate Programs

Toronto Throwdown Group is a multi-discipline martial arts event designed as an opportunity to try your martial arts style and skill against people outside your training circle. It is a chance to meet and network with other brothers and sisters in the martial arts community with some of the best combative martial artists in the city every two months.

Pad Drills Pro Trainer Series is a comprehensive program that combines the benefits of a cardio workout with elements of boxing, Jeet Kune Do and Thai boxing. Originally created as a striking-focused workout, Shawn Zirger has developed the PDPT program into a powerful system for training students from absolute beginners with interest in martial arts or fitness, to certifying instructors to provide this type of training at the very highest standards.

Self Defence Workshops

Zirger Academy and Fighting Arts Collective have developed a several self defence programs that focus on risk identification and avoidance, managing and utilizing your environment, to  deterring or counter an attack. These workshops, ranging from 2 – 6 hours, can be made available at our location or at the client’s site. If you would like to set up a workshop for your group please contact us.
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Private Sessions

Shawn Zirger and his team of instructors are available for on premises private session training if you are looking for something that better fits your schedule or need additional one-on-one instruction. Please contact us for availability and hourly rates.
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MEET OUR TRAINERS

SHAWN ZIRGER
SHAWN ZIRGER
FOUNDER
COLIN DANFORTH
COLIN DANFORTH
INSTRUCTOR - JKD, FMA, SILAT
JEFF WARREN
JEFF WARREN
APPRENTICE INSTRUCTOR - JKD, FMA, SILAT
DAN WILKIE
DAN WILKIE
CONDITIONING COACH
CHRISTIAN CRAWFORD
CHRISTIAN CRAWFORD
ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
JASON FUNG
JASON FUNG
ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR - KIDS CLASS
JONATHAN PANG
JONATHAN PANG
ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
KEVIN LEONG
KEVIN LEONG
ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR

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OUR LOCATION

Zirger Academy is located at Fighting Arts Collective. Our address is 927 Dupont St. about half a block west of Ossington 3 blocks north of the Ossington subway station. Be sure to look up to see our banner, directly below is the front entrance.

The training space is 5000sq feet. Most of the general training is done on the main floor, however all of the work outs and occasionally classes are done on the second floor. Our training equipment is extensive and includes heavy bags, water based bags, wooden dummies, pads, boxing gloves, assorted weapons, striking shields and more.

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416-892-9529

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