John Saylor is a former 3-time
National Judo Champion, 2-time Pan American
Medalist, and coach of the U.S. National
Judo Training Squad at the Olympic Training
Center for 7 years. In 1987 Saylor was
voted Coach Of The Year by the United
States Judo Association. Today he coaches submission wrestling,
jujitsu, self-defense, and mixed martial
arts fighters at his “Barn
Of Truth Dojo” in Perrysville, Ohio.
Saylor also holds black belt rankings in Ashihara Karate and jujitsu,
and is a certified “Systema” (Russian Martial Art) instructor
under former “Spetsnaz” Russian Special Forces Operative
and instructor, Vladimir Vasiliev.