The Founder - Brian Cowell

Brian Cowell, SwiftKick’s founder, and the head instructor has over 35 years of martial arts training experience; Over 25 years of professional martial arts coaching; 5th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do; 1st Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Sam Kressin; Certified Scientific Wrestling Catch Wrestling Coach; Certified Red Zone Threat Management Knife Defense Trainer; Mental Performance Coach; BS Psychology from SDSU; MBA from SDSU. Training in several martial arts styles for over 25 years, he has blended the best of mixed martial arts and combat self-defense to create the Applied Martial Arts system.

Brian Cowell has received tremendous benefits from his personal martial arts training. He has taken this training and applied it to all his life endeavors. Brian attributes his ability to complete an MBA at San Diego State University and start his own corporation at age 22 to the discipline, tenacity, and life lessons he attained through martial arts. He is experiencing great success with martial arts instruction, personal fitness, and life coaching.