The lifestyle of the aficionado práctico by its nature involves travel. Amateur bullfighting is tourism you train for. The Academy arranges tientas here in California, throughout Latin America and Europe.

Salamanca, Spain


Tientas and group intensives can be booked for Baja California, Colonial Mexico, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, California's San Joaquin Valley, even Los Angeles. For information on group intensives throughout Spain, Portugal and the South of France please contact the Academy. We can also help with your next trip to Pamplona for San Fermines

Bull Ranch in Spain



The Academy conducts group intensive classes around the world. Upcoming classes include Salamanca, Spain; Guanajuato, Mexico and Cadiz, Spain.

Upcoming Classes

Week-long individual intensive in San Diego
(all year)

Week-end class in colonial Mexico
Oct 22nd and Dec 10th

Week-long group intensive in Spain
June 05

Week-end course in
San Diego
 September 10 & 11

Call for info/availability now 619 709 0664

"I am actually doing it! It's the perfect blend of adventure and culture. I'm hooked."
-Joe Escalante,
 The Vandals

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