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Senpai Steve Pierce

Purple Black Belt
Instructor/Trainer of Competition Team

Senpai Steve Pierce - Instructor at 2 Knuckle SportsSenpai Steven Pierce, Arizona Native, started with 2 Knuckle Sports in June of 2014 at the age of 39 with no martial arts experience He signed up for a 6 week program to lose some weight and has been with us since. In January 2015, Senpai fought in his first amateur fight at Redemption V.  Since then Senpai Pierce has been training and teaching with in the Nikidokai system.  His area of focus now is teaching, earning his Nikidokai Black Belt, Jiu Jitsu Blue Belt and working with fight team in any way he can.

Outside of the Dojo, Senpai Pierce is a High School Assistant Principal, plays the guitar every weekend at St. Helen’s Catholic Church in Glendale. Senpai Pierce has been married 20 years and has two children (14, 17).