Aaron McLaughlin

Aaron trainer

Aaron McLaughlin is a native of Northern Virginia and was a multi-sport, all-season athlete in high school before focusing on football in college. When the camaraderie, teamwork and motivation from team sports were over, Aaron began training in martial arts as an adult. His passion for MMA (mixed martial arts) has led him to pursue training in many martial arts including but not limited to Western Boxing; Kickboxing; Krav Maga; BJJ (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) (BJJ);Muay Thai boxing; Jun Fan Gung Fu; Filipino Martial Arts and Weapons Systems; and Silat/Sayoc.

Some of Aaron's credentials and affiliations are :

  • 2nd Dan Black Belt, World Taekwondo Federation, Kukkiwon (ID No. 05447000)
  • Purple Belt, Chon-Tu Kwan, International Combat Hapkido Federation
  • Sport Taekwondo Center Associates
  • 2013 George Mason University President’s Cup National Taekwondo Champion (Sparring)
  • 2019 DC National Capital Classic, Adult Kickboxing National Champion (Coach)

Aaron believes martial arts is a great way to get in shape and improve overall health and well-being for body, mind, and spirit.