Head Instructor Sean Elders

INOSANTO ACADEMY OF MARTIAL ARTS                   My Teacher – Sifu / Tuhon Dan InosantoGuru Dan & IGuro Dan Inosanto & Sean Elders

Inosanto International Martial Art Instructors Association

Certified Instructor under Sifu / Tuhon Dan Inosanto

  • Certified Instructor – Filipino Martial Arts
  • Certified Instructor – Kali, Silat, Eskrima, Arnis
  • Certified Instructor – Jeet Kune Do
  • Certified Instructor – Jun Fan Gung Fu

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Certified Instructor under Grand Tuhon Leo Gaje Jr. 

  • Certified Instructor – Laken Guro (Instructor Rank)

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Certified Instructor under Sifu Paul Vunak

  • Full Certified Instructor – Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do
  • Full Certified Instructor – Filipino Martial Arts (KALI)
  • Certified Instructor – JKD Kickboxing
  • Certified Instructor – Muay Thai (Thai boxing)
  • Certified Instructor – Advanced Hand To Hand Combat
  • Certified Instructor – Advance Law Enforcement Tactics 1 & 2
  • Certified Instructor – Edge Weapon Defensive Tactics 1 & 2
  • Certified Instructor – Trapping out of the MMA Matix
  • Certified Instructor – Rapid Assault Tactics
  • Certified Instructor – in Women/children Self Defense E.T.G.S.

HONORED BY THE SPECIAL FORCES Special Forces Plaque & Certificate of appreciation.

Sifu Sean Elders was honored March 5th of 2015 with a Certificate and Plaque of Appreciation by Alpha Company United States Army Special Forces for his Expert training. Mr. Elders has had the honor of Working with special units like the Navy Seal Teams, DEA, CIA, FBI, Army Rangers, Special Forces, and Law Enforcement agencies. He is known to be one of the leading experts in close counter combat for the special operation groups, because of his knowledge base of urban warfare. Mr. Elders first started his military combative’s training under his instructor & stepfather the late retired CIA operative Jack Bryan in 1994, and continued into the 2000’s with Paul Vunak who is known for his work with Navy Seals and other special operation groups.

Department of Army Letter of Recommendation to Sean Elders


Sifu Sean Elders has a deep passion for the martial arts, and loves to share his passion with anyone willing to dedicate themselves. Sifu Sean has been practicing/studying various martial art styles since 1983 (33 years).

Cities Near our School:

Pinellas County

  • Largo, FL
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Clearwater, FL
  • Seminole, FL
  • Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Safety Harbor, FL
  • Madeira Beach, FL
  • Indian Shores, FL
  • Indian Rocks Beach, FL
  • Pinellas Park, FL
  • Belleair, FL
  • Belleair Beach, FL
  • Belleair Bluff, FL
  • Gulf Port, FL
  • Oldsmar, FL
  • Dunedin, FL
  • North Redington Beach, FL
  • Treasure Island, FL

Hillsborough County

  • Tampa, FL
  • Carrollwood, FL
  • South Tampa, FL
  • East Tampa, FL
  • North Tampa, FL
  • Temple Terrace, FL