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COACHES

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RAY THOMPSON

Head Instructor

Having studied the martial arts over 45 years, Ray Thompson brings knowledge and experience to the table. Having competed in multiple tournaments, karate and kickboxing, he looks to impart what he's learned through the years to every student he works with.

BRAD STRAIN

Head BJJ Instructor

Brad Strain is a 4 stripe brown belt under the great Carlos Machado.  Having dedicated a huge portion of his life to the study of BJJ, Coach Brad looks to be a positive influence on his students lives.

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STEPHEN THOMPSON

Assistant Instructor

Stephen Thompson is a UFC welterweight with a record of 14-3-1 and a two time UFC title challenger. He also has a kickboxing record of 57-0.  He coaches his students humbly with the goal of make each student the best they can be.

KARL REED

Assistant Wrestling Instructor

Karl Reed is a professional MMA fighter with a record of 6-1. He is a former collegiate wrestler and has competed on the Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series. He coaches wrestling at Limestone University.

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