Shi-Fu Musetta Engle-Pratt

Shi-Fu Musetta Engle-Pratt began her studies here at Body Balance at the age of 10 and earned her Black Sash at the age of 17 and is now working on her 2nd Degree Black Sash at the young age of 20. She is Master Pat Hancock’s full-time apprentice and lead instructor of the kids program and assists Master Hancock in the Adult program.   She has trained several students who have medaled in both forms and fighting in international competitions. Musetta has earned several medals in Kung Fu and Tai Chi in the US International Kuo Shu Tournaments in sparring and forms since 2007.

Shi-Fu Tim Rader

Shi-Fu Tim Rader began his studies of martial arts as a young boy and earned a black belt in Tang Soo do in his teens. Tim began his apprenticeship with MasterHancock in 2000. Tim holds a 2nd degree black sash in Kung Fu and is an international champion in Kung Fu and Tai Chi push hands. Tim is a senior Kung Fu instructor at Body Balance. Tim enjoys the challenges of the most difficult Kung Fu forms and is an extraordinary performer and teacher. He loves to teach and is working towards becoming a full-time teacher.

Shi-Fu Michael Reed

Shi-Fu Michael Reed developed his passion for martial arts early in life. Mike began his study of Tai Chi in 1985 and started with master Hancock in 1987. Mike earned a Black Sash in Kung Fu and also has an extensive knowledge of Hsing I Chaun. He is a certified Master Instructor of Tai Chi, Kung Fu and Hsing I. Mike is the senior Tai Chi instructor at Body Balance. He continues to follow his passion for martial arts and enjoys furthering his knowledge through teaching others.

Master Pat Hancock

Master Pat Hancock is a disciple of the Tien Shan Pai system. He is the head Kung Fu, Tai Chi, and Hsing I instructor at Body Balance and enjoys teaching all students from beginners to the most advanced. He began his studies in 1973 under 64th generation Grandmaster Huang-Chien Liang. With Shi Ye Huang’s blessing he built his own school in 1987 after taking bronze medal at the World Kung Fu Championship in Taiwan. In 1996 he earned an international gold medal in Hsing I Chuan.

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