6th Duan - Burnsville, MN
Sifu Shane Stene began studying Eight Step Preying Mantis Kung Fu under Master Kevin Loftus in 1993 as a public student while attending the University of South Dakota Law School. He soon began the practice of Shyun Style Tai Chi Chuan as a means to reduce the stresses of law school. In 1996, Sifu Shane began his martial arts training in earnest when Master Kevin Loftus accepted him as a student under the Sifu Trainee Program. He successfully passed the ACMAF National Certification in 1999. Since earning his certification, Sifu Shane Stene has continued his education in the martial arts and Abimoxi (Martial Arts Medicine) under Grandmaster James Shyun.