The Eskrima taught in Full Circle comes out of the arts originating in Stockton, CA. Professor Ashanti teaches Eskrima Serrada influenced by Kada Anan Eskrima (A blend of Serrada, Decuerdas, Largo Mano).
Full Circle Jujitsu descends from the Sanuces-Ryu lineage. Professor Ashanti trained with two direct students of the legendary Dr. Moses Powell.
Karate in Full Circle comes out of the American Goju lineage. Professor Ashanti is a direct student of two Goju grandmasters.
Professor Ashanti’s other major influences in the formulation of Full Circle are his study of Shin Shin Toitsu Aikido (Ki Aikido), Adigun Sipho Capoeira Angola, and Urban Street Survival.
A summary of Professor Ashanti’s lineage and the arts that Full Circle comprises of: