A veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, with over 12 years of service, the Co-Founder of Black Rifle Academy and the brainchild behind Ares Fitness & Supplements Inc. Having achieved the rank of Sergeant, he believes his leadership and knowledge of the demands placed on himself and his soldiers enables him to be in a unique position to coach and train, those who wish to become involved or sharpen their skills in the many facets of firearms sports. He has been a part of numerous domestic operations as well as operations overseas in Afghanistan with the 2nd Battalion PPCLI. His SF career in the forces ended before he was able to serve with the Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR) when he sustained a traumatic head injury during selection. This setback was short lived and he quickly moved into the private sector working for G4S. Gaining significant experience in the security industry.
He now dedicates his life to training soldiers and civilians alike. Enabling them to be at the top of their game and give them a greater chance at becoming members of the elite; whether it be within the military or civilian world. He specializes in tactical firearms manipulations, where he implements his real world experience in the military. Being a Range Safety Officer, he believes safety is above all things. If it isn’t safe, you’re doing it wrong. With these two combined he turns out some of the most relevant and effective training programs available today.