Instructors

                                                   
 
Our mission is to positively impact the community by sharing martial arts. We aim to provide high quality instructors to teach in a safe and friendly environment. Our programs are guaranteed to instill confidence, discipline, and respect.
 
George Stanich – Judo Instructor – Read George’s Full Bio

George Stanich has been training in Judo for fifty years with only a one year break.  He was promoted in 2002 to the rank of 6 Dan black belt and 7 Dan in 2016 . During his tenure in Judo, Sensei has trained all over the world including Russia, Japan, Germany, France, and Canada.  George competed at the regional, national, and international level, after his competitive career ended Stanich began to conduct seminars at the Olympic Training Center.  He has also conducted twelve different international camps with Sensei Burris.  George worked for over ten years with Sensei Nishioka filming for USA Judo, which included thirty four different Judo recording titles for the National Governing Body.  Sensei George has become well diversified by traveling the world with four Pan Am Teams and three Pacific Rim USA Judo at four Olympic Trials, while filming and setting up the venues for four different international training camps.  Mr. Stanich also filmed every match at various tournaments to allow Coach Liddie and Coach Steve Cohen to study the athletes that our players would be competing against, since this was the only version of Youtube of our time.

George also has an extensive background in Strength and Conditioning (S&C) training in weight and conditioning at the Olympic Training Center, he is certified in Heart Rate Variable technology (HRV).  He is a certified Youth Athlete Assessment Specialist; He has certification in Kettlebell training , George trained over fifty pro Mixed Martial Arts fighters from around the world in S & C and Judo and UFC champions.  Japan’s leading Fighting magazine Fight & Life came to Matt Hughes gym to interview Matt and George which included a four page interview on Sensei Stanch alone. 

 
Adam Marburger – Owner / Jiu Jitsu Instructor
Husband/Father/Jiu Jitsu practitioner/purple belt under Kyle Watson. The art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has completely transformed his life and along the way have built several businesses around the structure and discipline of martial arts. Multiple time champion with competition all over the country at the highest level.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cort Wahle – Kickboxing, Kid’s Class, and No Gi Jiu Jitsu Instructor
 
Cort Wahle is a 4th Dan Black Belt and National Champion in Taekwondo. He has a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He is also a professional fighter and a Bellator Veteran. He is the instructor for our Kickboxing, no gi Jiu Jitsu, and Kid’s classes.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Erin Wagner – General Manager / Kid’s Class Instructor
Erin Wagner is a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo. She has a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology. She is the General Manager and Kid’s Class instructor.