Head Instructor David Coppock began training in Kenpo
in 1981 and received his First Degree Black Belt
in 1985 under Dr. John LaTourette. Mr. Coppock since then has received his 2nd through 6th Degree Black Belts in Kenpo under Master John Sepulveda. Mr. Coppock also has experience in Tactical Security and Executive Protection. Mr. Coppock worked in Executive Protection and Tactical Security for Vance International. He has training in corporate security, surveillance, threat assessment, riot control, armed and unarmed combat, tactical response force, Diplomatic Security; and has experience in those fields from the violent coal mine strikes of West Virginia and Kentucky
to Diplomatic protection details in the finest five star hotels.
Mr. Coppock is well known on the karate tournament circuit, both locally and nationally.
Mr. Coppock is a 62 time Colorado State Champion, and is a 10 time NBL world champion in sparring and forms. He has competed in and won every major National NBL tournament: San Francisco, Portland, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Toronto, Pittsburgh, El Paso, Savannah, Boston, Acapulco, and Guatemala City.