Instructors

 

Sam Walling – Owner/ Lead Instructor

Mr. Sam is a Fifth Degree Black Belt that began as an instructor at ASSD for over 5 years and purchased the studio in 2016. Sam serves as the Program Director for Summer Camps, Special Events, and the Extreme Martial Arts Demonstration Team as well as developing the curriculum for all provided classes. He has studied a wide variety of Martial Arts skills including Jui Jitsu, wrestling, kickboxing and Tae Kwon Do. He has been a professional martial arts instructor more than 10 years, and a martial artist for more than 25 years.  Mr. Sam is also a certified personal trainer. After growing up in Arlington, he has attended Tarrant County College and is actively involved in his local church.

Ali Starnes – Head Instructor

3rd Degree Black Belt

Keith Cayton – Head Instructor

2nd Degree Black Belt

Jake Thomas – Asst. Instructor

3rd Degree Black Belt

Michelle Boring – Asst. Instructor

3rd Degree Black Belt