Instructors

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Grandmaster Kenneth Bent
7th Degree Black Belt, Head Instructor

With over forty years of martial arts experience, Grandmaster Bent has a great deal of knowledge and wisdom to share, from practical self defense, to tournament performance, to character growth.  He was one of the top athletes in the Midwest, winning hundreds of light contact tournaments and fighting full contact matches professionally. Now retired from competition, he has over twenty years of teaching experience and has produced some of the most accomplished martial arts competitors in the country.  In addition, he has been recognized for outstanding community service for his work with disadvantaged youths and helping both children and adults turn their lives around.