Charles Kindall began training in various martial arts beginning at around 8 years old. His first teacher was David King, a 3rd Dan Tae Kwon Do black belt from Lancaster, CA. Charles also trained in Taiji, White Crane Kung Fu, Okinawa-Te, Aikido, Kenpo, Boxing, Qigong, Chin Na, Hapkido, Southern Praying Mantis, Wuji, and Jeet Kune Do.
Charles began teaching martial arts at 19 but has continued his education since beginning in 1991. First teaching in Phoenix at a Kenpo dojo run by Ray Fisher. In 1992 Charles began teaching at MacDill AFB in Florida where he taught for many years before moving back to CA in 1998. Charles promoted his first black belt instructor Joaquin Torres in 1997.
In 2006 Charles officially created his system Tongsau. It is an ever expanding universe of Martial Knowledge.
Current classes may be found at Tongsau.com and many videos are available. Public classes are held in Phoenix, AZ.