Head Instructor

Mr. Patrick Baeder

  • 6th Degree Black Belt in TaeKwonDo
  • 4th Degree Black Belt in HapKiDo
  • Certified Master Level Martial Artist
  • Certified Head Instructor
  • Licensed International Instructor
  • AKC Certified Kettlebell Coach
  • WKC Certified Kettlebell Master Fitness Trainer
  • Internationally Ranked Kettlebell Lifter
  • 1st place — 2011 Korean Martial Art Forms Championships
  • 1st place — 2009 Capital City Jam Competition
  • 1st place — 2004 American TaeKwonDo Championships
  • Instructed TaeKwonDo for Auburn City Schools after school program
  • U.S. Army Airborne Ranger Qualified Infantry Officer
  • Military Combatives Instructor to U.S. Army Infantry and Special Forces (Green Berets)
  • Active Shooter: What You Should Do, Emergency Management Institute, Certificate of Achievement
  • Bachelors of Science, Guilford College
  • Married to Francesca Adler-Baeder, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University
  • Father of four