taught Grandmaster Daniel Suchon
Sifu Mark Herbert owns and operates, with the assistance of Sidigoo Julie Herbert, the NWC Martial Arts Academy of Michigan in Livonia. It is our goal to bring the Art and the Way of Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu, training of the body, the mind and the spirit, to any and all who are interested in a more fulfilling and healthy lifestyle.
Mark Herbert began his martial arts training in 1976 with the American Karate Association. He furthered his training in the arts of Chinese Kenpo (with the Last Word Kenpo Academy under Sifu Ed Mukai), Tai Kwon Do, Tang Soo Do, Aikido, Aiki Jujitsu, American Kenpo (with Guardian martial Arts under Master Steve Stewart and Senseis Shelby and Kelly Perkins), Kyusho Jitsu (under Master Steve Stewart and Grandmaster George Dillman), Tai Chi Chuan, Kung Fu and Shoryn Ryu (under Sifu Tom Smith of the Shaolin Temple in Westland, MI) and Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu under Sigung Dan Suchon. Mark Currently holds rank in Chinese Kenpo, American Kenpo, Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu, Aiki Jujitsu, Kyusho Jitsu and Reiki. Sifu Mark received his 3rd degree Black Sash Rank in Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu in November, 2012.
Julie Herbert began her martial arts training in 1998 in Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu under Sigung Dan Suchon in Lake Jackson, Texas in the Tai Chi Chuan program. She assisted Sigung Suchon with the Youth Kung Fu program there for 2 years prior to moving to Michigan in 2001. She has also trained additionally in Tai Chi, Kung Fu and Shoryn Ryu (under Sifu Tom Smith), and Kyusho Jitsu (uner Master Steve Steward and Grandmaster George Dillman). Julie Currently holds rank in Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu, Aiki Jujitsu, Kyusho Jitsu and Reiki. In November, 2012, Sifu Julie received her Master (Si di goo) rank in Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu.
Classes in kung fu and tai chi in Livonia
Current Black Sash Teachers
|pictures||Sifu Erh Mike Cuba||pictures||Sifu Joey Parisi|
|Sifu Erh Jeff Maciejewski||Sifu Kathrin Parisi|
|Sifu Erh Joeseph M. Parisi||Sifu Dan Evans|
|Nien Erh Nick Parisi||Sifu John Gibbs|
|Sifu Erh Jason Ruiter||Nien Michael Berry|
|Nien Alex Mazaris|
|Nien Sarah Tumavitch|
and now we teach it to you!
The Founding Masters created Nei Wai Chia Kung Fu:
|Huo Yuan Chia||Chan Wah Shun||Ku Yu Cheong||Sun Lu Tang|
|They taught:||Liu Hui-Shing||Chow Ting Hua||Li Hui-Sheng||Wang Wei Fan||Ch'en Kung-Che|
Master Chow taught
Sijo/Dr. Larry Sanders