New York Self-Defense Wing Tzun & Latosa Escrima
Head Instructor: Edgar Rotger
|Website:||New York Self-Defense Wing Tzun & Latosa Escrima|
|Address:||316 Seventh Street 2nd Floor|
Description & Hours of Operations
Sifu/Guro Edgar Rotger is the Head instructor for the Wing Tzun Kung-Fu and Latosa Escrima Filipino Self-Defense System classes in Brooklyn, New York. He is currently a 3rd Technician Level in Wing Tzun and 2nd Technician Level in Latosa Escrima. (Technician levels are comparable to black belts in other styles)
Sifu/Guro Edgar was born in 1959 in Lincoln, Nebraska, and has been involved in the martial arts since 1969. He was first introduced to martial arts by his father, who was an instructor of (Mas) Oyama Kyokushin Karate, Golden Dragon Kung Fu, and Qi Gong. In 1974 he studied Grand Master Jhoon Rhee Tae Kwon Do under Sergio Colon in Puerto Rico and open-class western boxing.
In October, 1996 he began training in Wing Tzun under Sifu Emin Boztepe and Latosa Escrima under Grand Master Rene Latosa.
Last updated: Jul 9, 2011