Ed Kress

6th Degree Black Belt

Ed began his Martial Arts career over 40 years ago when he started training in the original Martial Art of wrestling, winning several Conference Championships in High School and College, becoming a 2 time NCAA Div. III national qualifier. He has been coaching High School wrestling for over 10 years. Working with local law enforcement officials and directors of campus security, he has developed a Campus Personal Safety program designed to educate High School and College students how to stay safe on and off campus, during their College years and beyond.

Ed currently teaches advanced DAMA Blend classes as well as personal safety workshops at our LIncoln Square location