Founded by Master Lawrence Tan, TanDao is cultivated from his lifetime of experience, with over 45 years of teaching grounded in studies with masters in the US and in Asia. The origin of TanDao stems from a formal foundation and teaching in Uechi Ryu, and Wah Lum Praying Mantis, along with studies in JKD, Wing Chun, Hung Gar, Tae Kwon Do.
With a background as well in martial art media, as far east editor of Inside Kung Fu magazine, fight choreographer and as director of the first martial art instructional videos, Master Lawrence Tan brings his TanDao system online. It is a modernization of Shaolin Five Animals integrated with JKD and Tan’s Dazzling Hands — a contemporary approach with a classical foundation. Are you an Evolving Martial Artist?
Augment your present system with a full spectrum approach to the martial arts. Integrating hard, soft and internal expressions of power and combining three styles:
1. JKD, Bruce Lee’s science of street fighting
2. Shaolin Animal Kung fu’s tiger and dragon claws, snake fangs, leopard paws, crane beaks
3. Dazzling Hands internal speed strikes to vital points – Dim Mak
TanDao is dedicated to you, The Evolving Martial Artist — taking the path that goes beyond fighting. Your true power? Self awareness.