Coach Karl Mcnair
Dueling Dragons Martial Arts
Sifu John Wilbur
Simo Lynn Compton
Coach David Nobrega
Sifu John is a native to the New Smyrna Beach/Edgewater area. He started his martial arts career when he was 5 years old. By the age of 15 he recieved his 1st blackbelt in the art of Tae Kwon Do. At 16 he became a boxer at Titan Fitness Center and worked as a personal trainer. At that time he trained with Robert Robear in Mauy Thai Kickboxing. In the early 1990’s he met Grand Master Denis R. Decker. He trained and lived with Master Decker until his passing in 1997. Master Decker promoted him to Sifu in 1997. Since Master Deckers passing Sifu John has trained and taught with some of the top Martial artist in the world. In an effort to preserve the art and to pass on the knowledge Master Decker gave him. Sifu John opened his first school in 2000 In the Edgewater area. In 2011 Sifu John and Simo Lynn opened in the New Smyrna Beach area. And have moved back to Edgewater. They Have continue to expand their knowledge in the arts.
Amanda McMeniman is a former AFL2 Cheerleader (Hawaiian Islanders) and member of the Division 1 University of New Hampshire Women’s Track and Field team. She has a BS in Kinesiology and an MS in Education. She has coached high school track and field and cheerleading. She has also taught numerous dance classes. She has completed 11 marathons including the last 7 consecutive years at Boston, running 5 of them as a qualified runner. She loves how PIYO builds both strength and flexibility and compliments running. She is the founder of Believe In You and believes in the power of positive body image and good health. She is the mother of 3 children and is excited to bring PIYO Live to Edgewater and the surrounding communities.
Discipline the mind and the Body will Follow
Aside from over 20 years of Brazilian jiu-jitsu experiences, Professor Quint also trained for nearly 20 years in many different styles of martial arts, including tae kwon do, karate, judo, Chinese shuaijiao, boxing, and hapkido. He attained the rank of black belt in tae kwon do, karate, shuaijiao, and hapkido. Professor Quint often incorporates his numerous martial art background into his jiu-jitsu curriculum, forming a unique, highly effective form of self defense martial art.
Professor Quint was a member of US armed forces and a police officer. He posses real-life practical street fighting knowledge and has utilized that knowledge to train numerous professional Chinese MMA fighters over the years.
Professor Chet Quint
Coach Carlos Valentin
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