DEREK BLAIR – Muay Thai and Kickboxing
Derek started Karate at age 5 through the Young Olympians Karate Organization. He began competing in Karate point fight tournaments at age 7 and was a ten time Karate fighting champion by the age of 12. He received his black belt from Sensei Chris Stewart at the age of 11.
Throughout middle school and high school, Derek studied Bruce Lee’s art of Jeet Kune Do and at the age of 18 began training in Muay Thai, Kickboxing and MMA. He has been competing in Muay Thai since 2013.
Derek specializes in stand-up combat and teaches a hybrid style of Karate, Muay Thai, Hapkido and Tae Kwon-Do.