In this photo (left to right): Sa Bom Nim, Dr. Tom "Doc Dread" Rennie- 2nd Dan, Boo Sa Bom Nim, Royce "Bulletproof" Schmitz, Sa Bom Nim, Levi "J.L. Storm" Johnson, Boo Sa Bom Nim, Verlon "Dozer" Moore, Kwan Jang Nim, Master Phillip Lobo, and Boo Sa Bom Nim, Emiliano "Scorpion" Sanchez-1st Dan.
Kwan Jang Nim, Master Phillip Lobo
Phillip Lobo has over 30 years of experience in the martial arts. He Currently holds a fourth degree black belt in Chung Do Kwon Tae Kwon Do, a 3rd degree in Hapkido, and a brown belt in Okinawan Shuri Ryu. Phillip Lobo has studied with over 20 instructors, who include Master Instructors taught by the founders of Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido. He has trained in Moo Duk Kwan, Tang Soo Do, Thai Kickboxing, Okinawan Shorin Ryu, and hand to hand combat. Phillip Lobo has also conducted self defense seminars throughout San Antonio including the University of Incarnate Word, Schools in the SAISD, and City Year of San Antonio.
Sa Bom Nim, Levi "J.L. Storm" Johnson
Levi Johnson has over 20 years experience in the martial arts. He currently holds a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and a red belt in Hapkido. He has studied with instructors throughout the east coast and Texas. He has experience in various styles of Kung Fu, Judo, and Shotokon Karate. He has competed in tournaments throughout Europe and the United States and obtained a 6-0 kickboxing record in Germany.
Sa Bom Nim, Earl "Hitman" Tezeno
Earl Tezeno received his 1st Dan Black Belt in August of 1997 at Dominic's Karate Academy, and his 2nd Dan black belt in Tae Kwan Do under Grand Master Alvin Francis Karate Organization. He is currently a 3rd Dan Black Belt which he received under Master Phillip Lobo in 2005.
Boo Sa Bom Nim, Greg "The Rainmaker" Rosenfield
Greg Rosenfield holds a black belt in both Hapkido and in Judo. His ground work is formidable but he also has experience in Tae Kwon Do and Muy Thai Kickboxing.
Boo Sa Bom Nim, Jerry "Buddha" Sparks
Jerry Sparks holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. He has also trained in Wing Chung, Judo, and boxing.
Boo Sa Bom Nim, Royce "Bulletproof" Schmitz
Royce Schmitz has been studying martial arts and hand-to-hand combat for approximately 20 years. He started out in the Army as a Military Police officer, and began training in Chinese Kempo while stationed in Germany in 1984. He currently holds a 1st Dan Black Belt in Chung Do Kwon Tae Kwon Do and Hap Ki Do. He enjoys teaching empty hand and cane self-defense.
Boo Sa Bom Nim, Shawn "Sidewinder" Bodily
Shawn Bodily has 9 years of experience. He has trained in Pennsylvania, Japan, and Texas studying Kung Fu and Tae Kwon Do. He is currently a 1st Dan Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, which he received under Master Phillip Lobo in September 2008. Shawn graduated from Texas A&M with a degree in engineering and will be reporting for Air Force Basic Training in September 2013; he is joining to become part of the Air Force's Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD).