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CHAD SOPER – OWNER & HEAD INSTRUCTOR 

CLOSE COMBAT ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Certified CT 707 Krav Mega instructor under Nir Maman (Head Close Combat instructor of Israeli Counter Terrorism Unit)

  • Certified instructor under Vladamir Vasiliev (former instructor for the Russian Special Operations Tactical Unit)

  • Certified Jeet Kune Do associate instructor under Gavin Edis and assistant instructor under Jamen Zacharias

  • Former Combat instructor of the Filipino Marines

  • Kombat BJJ certified 1st Dan Black Belt under Mike Govich

  • Kino mutai certified 1st Dan Black Belt Under Mike Govich

  • Certified knife instructor under Hoch Hochheim (Close Combat instructor for the United States Marines, Navy, Army and Air Force)

  • 20 years of Integrated Military Close Combat research

  • Anatomy and Physiology 101 university graduate

  • Certified PPCT Use of Force instructor

  • Certified for Tactical Combat Casualty Care

  • Active Shooter Awareness Certified

CHAD SOPER – OWNER & HEAD INSTRUCTOR

COMBAT ATHLETIC ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • First introduced to martial arts in 1987

  • Certified kickboxing coach since 2000

  • Corner man since 2000

  • Coached, cornered or assisted fighters leading to 12 title victories

  • Various styles of martial arts experience include:

-Muay Thai kickboxing -Karate -Tae Kwon Do 

-Freestyle Kung Fu -Panantukan -Brazilian Jiu Jitsu -Sombo -Greco Roman wrestling 

  • Certified personal trainer for 10 years+

  • Designed and customized various combat athlete weight management programs

  • Over 10 000 hours of teaching experience