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East West Connection Martial Arts & Wellness

East West Connection

Martial Arts & Wellness


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Master Dan Schoeder

Mike Meyers

Why Us

Instructor  (Owner)

9th Degree Black Belt Okinawan Shorin Ryu Karate

8th Degree Black Belt Kobudo  


Tai Chi

We  Offer

Dan Schmitt



Jan Schroeder

Business Manager (Owner)

Dan Aikido Jan Schroeder Dan Schroeder Mike Meyers

The East West Connection has been serving the Milwaukee area for over 48 years.  We have been in our present location for over 40 years.  We teach Okinawan Shorin Ryu Karate, Okinawan Kobudo, Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan and Aikido.  

Our main concern is the health and well being of our students regardless of what program they become involved in.

Each of our instructors have had years of professional experience in their respective fields of expertise which give them a strong personal insight into their respective arts.

We teach the traditional values of our Martial Arts and pursue our training with a shared will and strong spirit born of a deep passion for each of our arts.

We train together and encourage each other by fostering respect for one another we grow together not only as martial artist but has human beings.  

We hope to continue to have a strong positive influence on our community of producing strong leaders and continuing our support of the health and welfare of all the people of our community.

Why Us

Soken Tadashi Yamashita

Head of  Okinawan Shorin Ryu Karate  

10th Degree Black Belt

10th Degree Black Belt Kobudo

Meet our Staff

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