At this time, we have temporarily paused our self-defense class due to CDC regulations concerning the COVID-19 outbreak.


You can get more information about our class by contacting

Soke Dai Reid Brasher @ 256 404 8085

Sensei Kristian Brasher @ 256 487 3739

Sensei Robert Reeves @ 256 786 9322

Our organization website is

About Our Class:

Close Combat Self-Defense

Soke-Dai Reid Brasher is a 5th Degree Black Belt, who trained under O’Soke Dave Shelton 10th Degree Black Belt for 15 Years. O’Soke Dave passed away in December 2019. After his passing Soke Dai Reid became the Chief Instructor for Shorin Ryu Matsumura Soken Do.


Classes meet every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 pm to 8:00-8:30 pm in the fellowship hall. We accept ages 8 and above of both genders. We teach honor, respect, and discipline in traditional Okinawan Martial Arts. Class is broken down into three sections:

Exercises (consisting of punches, kicks, & blocks)


Self Defense