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Martial Arts

When not racing, Evan spends some of his free time training for martial arts. 

Current Qualifications:
-Assistant Instructor for Tiga Tactics 
-Aplomb Martial Arts (blend of Shaolin Kempo/Kung Fu and some BJJ)  (Brown Belt 1st Degree)
-Certified at the basic level (Level 1) in the Modern Army Combatives Program (MACP)
-Self teaches traditional martial arts weapons using YouTube videos and books
-Training in Jeet Kune Do, Kali and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since June of 2021

Plus, occasionally has awesome opportunities like this choreographed fight with MMA fighter Colt Bilingsly shot by filmmaker Bobby Ross (check out the video!)


Article in Black Belt Magazine

Article called "Dear Hollywood Reboot WMAC Masters" in the 60th anniversary issue of Black Belt Magazine released in August 2021.

Tiga Tactics: Guest Columnist 

A couple of articles on Tiga Tactics focused on their unique brand of online training:

Get Functional ASAP

Think Like a Bad Guy, Act Like a Good Guy

Online Courses Available from Tiga Tactics

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Strength & Speed Podcast Episodes with a Martial Arts Focus

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Aplomb Martial Arts Landing Page

Evan (green belt) shown training during a sparring seminar on a rotating image on the Aplomb Martial Arts Main landing page.

Tiga Tactics: Course Material

Each of Tiga Tactics courses includes a .pdf of course material.  Quote and image from Evan is included in the document included with their Punch Proof as well as some of their other courses. 

More information about Tiga Tactics 

and their online courses is available here:

  Tiga Tactics

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