Thomas Kurz is the world’s foremost expert on flexibility training, the author of Flexibility Express, Stretching Scientifically, Secrets of Stretching, and Science of Sports Training and co-author of Basic Instincts of Self-Defense.
He is the president of Stadion Publishing Company, Inc. and of Real Self-Defense, LLC and its division Never-Thought-of-It Enterprises. You can see him demonstrating a perfect self-defense weapon—Unbreakable® Umbrella—made by Never-Thought-of-It Enterprises.
Before coming to the U.S.A., Thomas studied physical education at AWF (University School of Physical Education) in Warsaw, one of the top East European institutions that prepare coaches, instructors, teachers of physical education, and rehabilitation specialists.
While still a student, he was appointed assistant coach of the students’ judo team. As a part of studies’ requirements, Kurz competed in several Olympic sports, including swimming, gymnastics, and track and field events. This gave him athletic versatility which shows itself now in his expertise in the field of sports methodology and physical education, an expertise evident in his work with his students, as well as in his books.
To know more, see an interview with Thomas Kurz conducted by Karim Belgacem, posted at Masters in Focus.
You can reach Thomas by e-mail at kurz (AT) stadion (DOT) com.