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Guro Firat Erdem - PTK Turkey

Guro Firat Erdem

PTK Turkey is led by Guro Firat Erdem in Istanbul, the official representative of the system in the country. Guro Firat began his Pekiti Tirsia Kali training with Mandala Buddy in 2010 in Manila. He has attended 2 PTK Asia Pacific Conventions in the Philippines and has trained with Tuhon Rommel Tortal in New York in 2013.

He organized PTK Turkey in December 2011 and brought Mandala Buddy to Istanbul for 2 seminars, one in 2011 and the other in 2013. For his leadership in organizing PTK Turkey as well as his PTK skill, he was promoted to Guro during the 4th Asia Pacific Convention in March of 2014.

Guro Firat is also a certified Crossfit level 1 trainer and Crossfit Olympic weight lifting trainer. He was also certified as a Crossfit judge in 2013 and 2014.

Location - Gültepe Mh.Reyhan cd.Seren sk. No:2-4 kucukcekmece/ Istanbul

Schedule - Monday and Wednesday 7:00pm to 9:00pm, Saturday open session 1:00 pm to 7:00pm (for new students or private training)

Email - pt[at]firaterdem[dot]com