With over 40 years of martial arts experience Vincent has a deep pool of teaching knowledge to grab from. He has studied the three Chinese internal arts (such as Tai-Chi) as well as Aikido, Pencak Silat and Escrima all while achieving a Ninth degree Black Belt in Okinawan Karate.
He currently enjoys training and teaching the Russian martial art of Systema as it focuses on keeping an individual centered and relaxed through all of life's adversities by focusing on posture, movement, breathing and relaxation techniques, as well as bodywork to constantly expand one's comfort zone. He is the only Certified Instructor in West Michigan under the founder and living legend Vladimir Vasiliev of Systema HQ Toronto.
Nate has been actively training exclusively in Systema since 2012. He is an Assistant Instructor in all Russian Martial Art Programs and spearheads the popular children's seminars.