Shihan Zahalea Anderson is a 5th Degree Black Belt and Certified Master instructor in the Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu System of Martial Arts. She brings a new and unique style to the Sanuces Ryu system with her incorporation of strength training, cardio, fitness, and above all else, SURVIVAL SKILLS.
Shihan Zahalea is a true-blood second generation student who trained under her father, Grandmaster Urban Muhammad, as well as with the founder and creator of the Sanuces Ryu System itself, The world reknown Doctor “Doc” Moses Powell (a 2014 Martial Arts Masters Hall of inductee). As a result of her many years of hard work, instruction, and first hand knowledge and experience, Shihan Zahalea is very deeply rooted in the Sanuces system.
Shihan Zahalea Anderson is a devoted mother and and wife, as well as a staunch advocate and humanitarian for the inner city youth of Long Beach, helping them by implementing and instilling the Sanuces Code: ‘Each One, Teach One’.
The Urban School of Self-defense in Long Beach, Ca., was established by Grandmaster Urban Muhammad in 1995. Now owned and operated by Master Teacher Shihan Zahalea Anderson, the Dojo will help guide you on your path to actualizing your full potential in the unique art of Sanuces Ryu Jujitsu. The Instruction at the Urban School focuses on Speed, Form, Power, Technique, and Grace, but more importantly it concentrates on how to trust your inner voice, and your instinct for survival!
The Urban School of Self Defense is located in the downtown Long Beach area at 120 west 7th Street between Pine Avenue and Pacific Avenue.
Classess are available for children, teens, women, men and seniors. Private classes are available. Call (562) 888-3478 for scheduling and information