Meet the team
We have a unique team of Warrior Coaches that combine elite athleticism, creative genius, and fun-loving personalities. Let's introduce you to them!
Owner / Lead Coach
Coach Michael is one of the founders of Warrior Challenge Arena and will serve as a lead coach here as well when the need arises. You will often see him behind the computer at the front desk, but don't let that fool you, he can bring the energy to the arena floor and the event to life for you and your group.
Coach Taylor is a lifelong competitive athlete, focusing on obstacle course races over the past few years, atop his background as a collegiate Track & Cross Country student-athlete and Army Officer. A student of movement, his Spartan Race SGX level 1 & 2 plus World Parkour and Freerunning Federation level 1 & 2 certifications pair nicely with his biology degree to provide unique style of functional fitness.
Coach Kyle heads up our classes, team building, and professional development workshops. He is the head coach of Team Warrior Challenge and holds a Ninja Coach Certification through UNAA. With the support of his wife and 3 ninja kids, he became a ninja at the age of 40 after a successful college football and baseball career. His passion is developing F.E.A.R.L.E.S.S. Warriors inside and outside Warrior Challenge Arena.
Coach Dan has a passion for working with kids and instructing youth about working together as a team. As a former student at WCA, he is living proof of the positive impact of of WCA because he started here as a student many years ago. Most evenings, you will find him on top of a cargo net, hanging from a trapeze, or surrounding by excited students.
Coach Chloe is a true joy on the arena floor and one of the kids' favorites! Chloe's knowledge of the arena combined with her love for kids makes her a Rockstar on the WCA team.
Coach Jared joined the WCA team in 2021 and quickly become part of the family! With backgrounds in athletics, teaching, and youth development he is able to bring the fun to every interaction on the arena floor and beyond!
Our awesome assistant and junior coaches are middle school and high school aged individuals who assist lead coaches with setup, cleanup, demonstrations, and more.
Assistant Coaches include:
Angela & Kyla
Junior Coaches include:
Hailey, Isaiah, Julia,
Marcus, Payton, Aryana