Sifu Dillman, the founder and Head Instructor of Extreme Martial Arts Centers, started his training almost two decades ago after being accepted as a personal student of Tai Sifu Hubbard.combo_pics_037.292143204_std

Sifu Dillman is now one of the very few high level instructors that is still a direct student of Tai Sifu. Within the first year of training, Sifu Dillman had been awarded outstanding student of the year, and was quickly accepted in to the instructor training program.

After the completion of the instructor training program, under the direction of Tai Sifu Hubbard, Sifu Dillman went on to teach many students Chinese Martial Arts!

Sifu Dillman in 2004 after teaching an after school program for several years at Valley Christian Academy, where he taught High School and coached Co-Ed Soccer, had a large following of students interested in learning Kung Fu and Tai Chi Chuan. Sifu Dillman approached his Teacher Tai Sifu Hubbard and asked permission to open his school. Sifu Dillman’s dedication to his teacher and students has been recognized throughout the years and Tai Sifu Hubbard Agreed, and Extreme Martial Arts Centers was born!


In 2009 Grandmaster Doc Fai Wong recognized Sifu Dillman, his instructors and school by adopting them into theInternational Plum Blossom Federation, which has over a two hundred schools worldwide making it one of the largest organizations teaching Choy Li Fut Kung Fu and Yang Style Tai Chi throughout the world.

In 2010 Sifu Dillman traveled to China with world renowned Grandmaster Doc Fai Wong, leading the Sacramento team and performing the rare “Double Bronze Hammers” also known as the “Melon Hammers” on our 12 day tour in Teng Xian, Guangxi Province. Following Guangxi, the tour continued throughout the Guangdong Province with a group of 49 members of the International Plum Blossom Federation. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA