Welcome to Master Nick Scrima’s Chinese Martial Arts Center

We have been established since 1981 and have been teaching Shaolin Kung Fu, Tai Chi, Qi Gong & self defense to people from all walks of life in the Countryside, Safety Harbor, Clearwater, Palm Harbor, Oldsmar, Eastlake and the Dunedin area since 1992.

About Our Martial Arts School

The motto at our school is: “More than kicking and striking … a pathway to self-mastery and fulfillment.” We believe that training is about empowering you, improving your self-confidence and physical fitness, and filling your life with a sense of purpose through the practice of Kung Fu, Tai Chi, and the other styles offered at our center. Regardless of the course you choose, the training is all about making you better physically, mentally, and spiritually.

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Recent Articles

There is no screaming in Kung Fu!

The Northern Shaolin Systems practiced at our school fall into the category of Chang Quan (Long Fist). These methods employ combinations of long explosive movements and require that several techniques be performed with one […]

Why do you wear shoes in Kung Fu?

Chinese martial arts have a history that spans four millennia. They originated as rudimentary fighting for survival and evolved into highly sophisticated methods of combat.

These methods developed in an outdoor environment, either for use […]

A Parent’s Guide to Kung Fu

Kung Fu (Gong Fu in Mandarin dialect) is a Cantonese term widely used in the West to describe Chinese Martial Arts.

Kung Fu is the Chinese art of self-defense. Its origins date back over 3000 […]