As a professional reality combat Instructor and Professional Martial Artist Chris has been recognized for his effort in creating increased personal awareness and the need for reality self defense training for all ages. This belief was a huge inspiration behind the creation of the cutting edge self defense program C.O.B.R.A.
Chris Sutton is a lifetime Professional Martial Artist with over 15 years of training and teaching experience. Chris trained in the Chinese Martial Art system earning Black Belts in Aikido, Kung Fu, Jujitsu and Karate. After many years in the Chinese Martial Art system Chris began to learn under World champion Kick Boxer Jim Graden, with further influence from the legendary champion Joe Lewis In the Elite Kickboxing System earning another Black Belt . As A member of N.A.P.M.A and a certified A.C.M.A Coopers institute Instructor Chris has become a lifetime student of Professional self defense and Martial Arts Instruction, Philosophy and continuous education.
Chris is also a certified and experienced Law Enforcement Officer, Head Instructor/Owner of the United Martial Arts Academy and 15 time gold medallist