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Ancient City Martial Arts

Master Michael Plott, a martial arts expert and enthusiast, has practiced his craft for over 30 years. Originally a Utah native, Master Plott relocated to South Florida in 1993 and trained under the direction of Grand Master John Pelligrini. In 2002, Master Plott opened his first martial arts studio with just a handful of loyal students.

Master Plott now has a roster of over 70 students and has a premier studio located at 23 Marion Street in Saint Augustine, Florida. Extensive training in weapons combat training, including knife, stick, and gun, have added to his already impressive arsenal of traditional martial art forms. Master Plott has earned:

6th degree black belt under Grandmaster Jay Vera Kajukenbo Mixed Martial Arts

4th Degree Black Belt in Combat Hapkido

3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do

Black Belt in Chiryoku Riikiji Karate

Brown belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

Defensive Tactics Instructor for local law enforcement and U.S. Customs Border Patrol.

Master Plott is also employed full-time as a Deputy Sheriff for the St. Johns County Sheriff Office.  He also serves as a member of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team.

Training Programs

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Ancient City Martial Arts (ACMA) offers a range of classes for various levels and age groups. We encourage you to read the descriptions of our classes and check our schedule to find out more about our programs. We invite you to visit our locations and meet with us to discuss your training goals.

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23 Marion Street
St. Augustine, Florida 32084
Phone: (904) 599-9988