Philippe started his martial arts journey in Montreal (Canada) in 1999 with Sifu Lorne Bernard (White Crane Shaolin Kung-Fu). Back in Europe, he joined the Traditional Wing Chun Kung Fu Academy founded by Sifu Didier Beddar in Paris.

Since several years he dedicates himself to the study of Yang style Tai Chi Chuan. He recently qualified as an instructor of Master Ding Academy founded by Master Ding Teah Chean (6th generation Yang Style lineage).

Besides martial arts, he practices Iyengar Yoga for more than ten years and his usual training involves Chi Kung and Tai Chi of course, but also running and swimming sessions.

Holder of a Master's Degree in Philosophy, Philippe is particularly interested in the philosophical grounds of the martial arts