Warrior’s Dance Instructor – David Lader

David Lader, Warrior’s Dance Instructor

David Lader has been a martial arts, fitness, and wellness trainer for over twenty five years. He is currently a 5th degree Tae Kwon Do Master, as well as the Warrior’s Dance instructor. Other experience includes Ballet, Yoga, Pilates, Hapkido, Gung Fu, Jujitsu, Karate, Aikido, Judo, Muay Thai, Savate, Capoeira, Tai Chi, Hsing-I and Pa Kua.

David has been an ACE certified group fitness instructor, has a BA in psychology from Cornell University, and a masters degree in Counseling from the University of Phoenix.

In 1991, David founded The Dojang in Tucson, Arizona. He has also developed Warrior’s Dance over the last 20 years. These well-respected schools have trained hundreds of students in both Warrior’s Dance and Martial Arts through the years and have produced over 40 Black Belt and Black Sash instructors.

Today, Warrior’s Dance is taught exclusively in Tucson, Arizona (see Schedule & Directions for class times).


David Lader’s Gallery

Warrior’s Dance Instructor, David Lader, has over 25 years of experience. Browse still images from David’s recent Warrior’s Dance video production.

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Warrior's Dance is unique in that it blends martial arts, movement, and athleticism into a form that challenges your complete body and mind...

Rafael Otto
Tucson, Arizona

The first day of class, I discovered new muscle groups moving in unison. As class progressed, I began to shed those rigid layers...

Darrin Seidel
Tucson, Arizona

David’s style is eclectic and unique; it refuses to end up in a fixed routine of movements that get repeated in every class… indeed every class is different, though related, and it is impossible to get bored...

Tamir Weiner
Tucson, Arizona

As an older and very active athlete of many years, I am grateful to have found in Warrior's Dance a certain softer approach to conditioning that is allowing me to stay very strong and age with such grace and dignity...

Maralyn Goldstein
Tucson, Arizona

I highly recommend Warrior's Dance for anyone interested in self-development on a higher plane of mastery...

Dan Biel
Tucson, Arizona

I have taught and practiced yoga for many years, and recently began Warrior's Dance. I immediately noticed results that I never experienced from yoga...

Barbara Kittel
Tucson, Arizona

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