The First School of
Instruction For Toreo in the United States
This is the Academy, somewhere in Spain.
The very notorious and largely misunderstood science of bullfighting is
what these men practice, and they do it very well. They enjoy helping
others learn about it. The men in the background are matador de toros.
The man in the foreground is an amateur.
When you want to learn about what outsiders call bullfighting, like how it
works for instance, the really curious must eventually head for Spain,
France, Latin America, and now San Diego, California.
The California Academy of Tauromaquia is the nation's first bullfight
school. It offers a practical and convenient education in the techniques
of bullfighting. Classes are conducted in English and Spanish in various
cities throughout the US and all over la planeta de toros
Our students train in San Diego for adventures world wide, just over the
border, or right here in California
Is the bullfight a mystery to you? Do you love adventure but find bungee
jumping maybe a little bit mindless? Study the science of bullfighting
for thrills that mean something. Grace, geometry, animal behavior, mental
discipline - all these things come together in la Tauromaquia.
The academy is your entry to the exciting lifestyle of the aficionado
práctico, an entry based on good technique and pedigreed livestock. Visit
the ranches of the world. Perform on the amateur circuit. Celebrate a
Week-long individual intensive in San
intensive in Spain
June 1 - June 5, 2013
Call for info/schedules/availability now 619 709 0664
"I am actually doing it! It's the perfect blend of adventure and culture. I'm