Kid’s Instructors

Kids Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Shane Woosley

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Shane Woosley is a Marine Corps and U.S. Navy veteran who has been training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for the past 7 years. Coach Shane received his purple belt from Brazil-021 Professors Andre Terencio and Hannette Staack. He has fought as a MMA fighter, competing in such events as UnCivil War MMA, where he was the No. 1 contender, and King of Jacksonville, where he won and successfully defended the 170 lbs title for 2 years. Shane serves as the head coach of Combat Club’s kids Jiu-Jitsu program where he teaches the newest generation of Jiu-Jitsu athletes both submission skills and, more importantly, life skills.

 

 

Kids Boxing

Calvin Shephard

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Kids Muay Thai

Dara Williams

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Coach Dara is a Jacksonville native and serves as the head instructor of Combat Club’s kids Muay Thai program, as well as an instructor in the adult Muay Thai classes. She has been training martial arts since age 11, with a concentration in Muay Thai, Muay Boran, and Taekwondo. Coach Dara has honorably represented Combat Club in multiple Muay Thai and kickboxing competitions and is the reigning IKF East Coast Classic Bantamweight Champion. Under her leadership, the kids Muay Thai program has been a great success, instilling in the children a sense of humble confidence, along with the traditional Muay Thai values of kindness, respect, and self-discipline.