Massena Martial Arts is a traditional Japanese school operated by Chief Instructor Andrew S. Gayeskie Shihan.
started his martial arts training in 1975 and currently holds black
belt ranks in Karate (6th Dan), Aikido (5th Dan) and Jujutsu (3rd Dan)
as certified with the Matsukazi Shito-Ryu Karate, Kobudo, Jujutsu, & Aikido
Federation, New World Martial Arts, and Association of Martial Artists World Wide. All yudansha grading was
received directly from Paul Fracchia Hanshi. Hanshi is Headmaster of the Matsukazi Shito-Ryu Karate, Kobudo, Jujutsu, & Aikido Federation.
Shihan has been a guest instructor to many martial arts schools across
New York and Canada and has taught defensive tactics to local, state,
and federal law enforcement officers.