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Jalen has been a student for five years in the arts of Tae Kwon Do and Escrima
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Glen A. Spence is the owner and Master Instructor. He started his martial arts training in 1971 studying Tae Kwon Do under the linage of Grand Master Hun Soo Kim and is a fourth degree black belt. He Entered the Army National Guard in 1982 and active duty in 1985. During his career he served numerous tours overseas. Master Spence served a total of 30 years in the military and was awarded (3) Meritorious Service Medals, the Bronze Star and the Legion Merit.
During his assignment to Hawaii in 2003, Master Spence and his children Gilead, Samuel, Nathaniel and Naomi began their study of the Filipino Martial Art of Pedoy Escrima under the teaching of Grandmaster Tyrone Takahashi, grandson the the Great Grandmaster Braulio Pedoy, founder of the "Pedoy Style" and School of Escrima in Hawaii. In 2015 Master Spence and Gilead Spence traveled to Hawaii to continue their Escrima training and are now under the teaching of the General Ablen's School of Derobio Escrima. GM Gary Largo and Chief Master Leslie Largo were some of the first students of GGM Brauilio Pedoy in Hawaii. Master Spence is the current 2018 double Gold medalist and GSBA World Champion in padded stick and forms.
Master Spence also studies Applied Wing Chun Kung-fu, taught by Sigung Larry Saccoia. Master Spence has competed in various Martial Arts tournaments winning numerous trophies and belts in Point Sparing and Forms. He was formally appointed the first and only "Disciple" of Sigung Larry Saccoia.
Master Spence is an honorable man of high morals and godly character. He is strong in his Christian faith and is highly respected by his students, friends, peers and teachers. He is known for his friendliness, Martial Arts expertise and willingness to help others. He has been married to Shelley for 30 years and is the father of five children and proud "Grandpa" of eight grandchildren. Gilead, Samuel, Naomi and Nathaniel are Black Belts.