Narcyz Latecki was one of the pioneers of Chinese Martial Arts in Poland, and the first certified in Europe to rank students in the YMAA System. He has been professionally teaching martial arts since 1988. He is chairman and director of the International Wushu Sanshou Dao Association, where he holds 8th degree Black Belt, and Honorary Master Level. He has earned multiple gold medals in International competitions in Europe and the United States. He came to the US in 1993 and founded his martial arts center (Athletic Balance) in Acton, Massachusetts. In 2008 Latecki was voted one of the top One Hundred Extraordinary Martial Artists of the World and Prominent Wushu Coaches. In 2015 he participated in filming the TV series “The New Legend of the Martial Arts Heroes,” in China and was later featured by Beijing CCTV in the TV series “The Best of the Swordsman” (episode 6: “Big Man”).