Instructor Bios

Alana Ragsdale
Master Instructor
Karate, Olympic Taekwondo, and Krav Maga Instructor

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  • MBA – Masters in Business Administration, Harding University, 2013
  • B.S. in Criminal Justice, Harding University, 2005
  • Internship, Arkansas State Police — Crimes Against Children Division
  • Voted one of the “20 to Watch” by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette, 2009, recognizing community leaders making
    a profound difference in their communities
  • 6th Degree in Karate
  • 4th Degree in Taekwondo
  • Also has experience in Kickboxing
  • 2 time National Sparring Champion
  • 2 Regional Championships in Sparring
  • Arkansas State Champion in Sparring
  • Undefeated Kickboxer

Dr. Scot Crenshaw
President of the Board
Karate, Olympic Taekwondo, and Krav Maga Instructor
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  • 4th Degree in Karate
  • Doctorate in Homeletics
  • Harding University Professor
  • Organizational Consultant
  • Expertise in Communication and Mentoring
Nicholas Crenshaw
Director / Master Instructor
Karate, Olympic Taekwondo, and Krav Maga Instructor

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  • 4th Degree in Karate
  • 4th Degree in Olympic Taekwondo
  • 2006 AAU Jr. Olympic Sparring Champion
  • 2005 AAU National Sparring Champion as a 13 year old in the 14-17 year old Divison
  • USAT State Sparring Championships in Sparring in Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, & Louisiana
Jordan Crenshaw
Director / Master Instructor
Karate, Olympic Taekwondo, and Krav Maga Instructor

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  • 4th Degree in Karate
  • 4th Degree in Olympic Taekwondo
  • USAT State Championships in Sparring in, Texas (2), Louisiana (2), Oklahoma (2), Missouri (1), & Arkansas (1)
Morgan Crenshaw
Director \ Master Instructor
Karate and Olympic Taekwondo Instructor

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  • 4th Degree in Karate
  • 4th Degree in Olympic Taekwondo
  • 2005 AAU Jr. Olympic Sparring Champion
  • USAT State Championships in Sparring in Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, & Louisiana
Dr. Kevin Youngblood
Kung Fu Black Belt & Sifu

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  • In martial arts for 37 years and has been teaching martial arts for over 30 years. He has the rank of Sifu (instructor)
    in Chinese martial arts
  • Shaolin Chang Chuan (Long Fist),
  • Tai Chi Chuan (Yang style)
  • Chinese weapons (broad sword, straight sword, long staff, spear, three-sectional-staff, iron fan, and kwan-dao
  • Kevin also has a PhD in Septuagint Studies (Greek Old Testament) and serves as associate professor of Biblical
    Studies at Harding University.