SwiftKick Instructors

SwiftKick Instructors: Rancho Bernardo and Carlsbad

Jared Smith black belt Swiftkick

JT Smith

Senior Instructor
  • Lead Pathfinder Instructor, Rancho Bernardo
  • Leadership Team University Director
  • Ninja Camp Lead Instructor
  • After School Program Instructor
  • Member of SwiftKick’s Demonstration Team
  • Black Belt in Applied Martial Arts

Mr. Smith has been with Swiftkick since the summer of 2007.  He had previously studied Katana (The Japanese Sword) along with other martial arts, such as Tae Kwon Do.  Mr. Smith also writes novels, poetry and music.

Personal Statement:  “It is through the next generation, not our own, that we are given a chance to change the world.”

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858.385.1600
Debbie Green black belt Swiftkick

Debbie Green

Lead Instructor
  • Lead Instructor for Explorer Program, Rancho Bernardo
  • After School Program Instructor
  • Special Needs Instructor
  • Assistant Instructor for Pathfinder Program
  • Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Happily Married mother of two


After watching her children have fun training in Martial Arts, she decided to train along side them. Mrs. Green attained the rank of black belt in Tae Kwon Do and has been training for 10 years. Her area of expertise is with the 3-5 year old age group, After School Enrichment Programs and students with special needs.

Personal Statement: “What better way to give back to the community than to start students off on the right path towards success both in their personal and academic lives. To be strong, confident and respectful in all they do”.

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858.385.1600
David Welchons

David Welchons

Lead Instructor, Carlsbad
  • Instructor for PathFinder, Impact and Champion Programs
760.930.9300
Mike Appel Swiftkick

Mike Appel

Lead Instructor
  • Instructor for PathFinder, Impact and Champion Programs
Doug Welchons Swiftkick MA

Doug Welchons

Instructor
  • Instructor for PathFinder, Impact and Champion Programs
858.385.1600

 

Sam Turpine Swiftkick

Sam Turpin

Instructor
  • Instructor for PathFinder, Impact and Champion Programs
760.930.9300
Rowan Spooner

Rowan Spooner

Assistant Instructor
  • Instructor for PathFinder, Impact and Champion Programs
760.930.9300