Instructors

Metrolina Martial Arts has accredited Instructors with over 50 years of combined Martial Arts experience!

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Ed Stahl

Head Instructor/Co-Owner

Sifu Ed Stahl is the Head Instructor of Metrolina Martial Arts teaching the Jeet Kune Do, Kali, and Muay Thai Classes. He is certified under 3 different people in Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do -- including Sifu Ron Balicki, son-in-law of the Legend Guro Dan Inosanto. He has 10 years of training experience from all around the world -- having spent a year in Japan -- and trained with some of the best.


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Bill Graff

Muay Thai Instructor/Co-Owner

Kru Bill Graff is a Second Degree AKC Black belt with over 30 years of training in the striking arts. He has competed at several levels in several different fields -- from IKF, AKC, TuffMan, and Muay Thai.
Bill trains with the moniker "All the instructors I have had live on through me" and continues to uphold his teacher's lessons.


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Tim Haun

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Instructor/Muay Thai Kru

Coach Tim is our Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Instructor. He's apart of Erik Paulson's BJJ program, Combat Submission Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. He also teaches the Morning and Weekend Muay Thai Kickboxing and Grappling classes. He has many years of experience and has competed on several different stages in several different fields. 



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Michael Gainey
Children's Martial Arts Instructor

Coach Michael is our instructor for our Children Program. He's been training at Metrolina Martial arts for over a year and is a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu.


Mike Gainey
Assistant Instructor

Coach Mike is an Assistant Instructor at Metrolina Martial Arts in Muay Thai. Mike has been a student at Metrolina for over a year.


Dennis Linzalone
Assistant Kali Instructor

Dennis has been training with Sifu Ed for over 3 years -- he loves Kali and will offer a unique perspective to this deadly art.


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