Dr. Grant Smith holds a doctorate in Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College West in Hayward, California in 1995. He also has Fellowship and is a Diplomat with the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture. Currently practicing in Fountain Hills, Arizona where he and his wife, Tralonie, also know as; Miss Tee have their martial arts studio.
Dr. Smith is an elite triathlete and has competed in over 100 triathlons that combine swimming, biking and running into a single event. He has been a member of Team USA 2009-2010 and has competed internationally as well as being a multiple Ironman finisher which consists of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and a 26.2 marathon run in a single day. In his former career Dr. Smith was a professional racquetball player and was on the pro tour for many years in the late 1990’s. He also served as a columnist and health advisor for Racquetball Magazine and is now a health and fitness columnist for Taekwondo Times Magazine.
Dr. Smith is also the president of the Yun Moo Kwan Association of Korean Martial Arts Schools and holds a 7th Dan Black Belt in Hapkido and 5th Dan in WTF Taekwondo and is a Certified Instructor of Kali Combat. Currently, Master Smith travels around the U.S. training in the Pekiti Tirsha Kali tactical combat system and still runs a successful martial arts school in Fountain Hills, Arizona.
Dr. Smith is also an author of 2 fictional novels. Find his published works on Amazon.com under Grant Patrick Smith. Grant Smith has spent a lifetime in athletics and has dedicated his career to help others obtain their fitness goals and healthy lifestyles.