He started his Martial Arts career in 2011 with a random walk-in to see Master Noaks, and his life has never been the same. In the short time since Justin has trained in Combat/Self Defense, Tai Chi/Qigong, Wushu/Weapons, and has competed in the local tournament circuit.
Justin had the honor of being the Student Spotlight in August 2012, as well as receiving a Medal of Recognition at the Meng’s Martial Arts 25th Anniversary Banquet for his dedication to the Black Sash Program.
In 2014, Justin joined the Lohan Certification Program at the Ving Tsun Museum. Was a judge at the First Annual Meng’s of Cincinnati Wing Chun Classic, Also in 2014 he attended Action Martial Arts Hall of Honors Expo, and assisted in Grand Master Benny Meng’s Wing Chun seminar.
In 2015, Justin became a Coach with Team Beachbody, the company responsible for P90X, Insanity, and Focus T25. He also has started assisting in and teaching classes at the Ving Tsun Museum in Dayton, OH. And judged Forms and Chi Sau competitions at the Second Annual Meng’s of Cincinnati Wing Chun Classic.
In 2016, Left Team Beachbody to begin his own endeavor the Savage Athletic Foundation, and started Baat Jaam Do certification with Grandmaster Meng.
In 2017, Justin found the love of his life in a fellow student and proposed to her. He also started Siu Nim Tao Certification with Grandmaster Meng.