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Meet Deja Davidson and Kimberly and Salena Rhodes of Combat Mindset in Garland

Today we’d like to introduce you to Deja Davidson and Kimberly and Salena Rhodes.

Thanks for sharing your story with us Kimberly, Salena, and Deja. So, let’s start at the beginning and we can move on from there.
Combat Mindset is more than a self-defense philosophy, it’s a way of life.

Developed over the last two decades by international security consultant Michael Saad, it eliminates distractions and focuses wholly on practical, real world training that prepares people of all ages and backgrounds for confrontations or violent encounters.

More importantly, it provides people of all ages the confidence to take on their daily lives without safety being a concern.

Whether you’re a business professional taking on city streets or have a child who is regularly facing bullies, Combat Mindset is a functional system that prepares everyone for real world, violent (and nonviolent) threats. We offer the guidance necessary to ensure you’re developing proper technique while empowering you to discover your most confident self.

Located in Garland Texas, we provide the Dallas – Fort Worth area with one-on-one and small group training for self-defense and fitness by certified instructors to create a unique experience.

This enables you to achieve an optimal personal security posture, no matter where you are or the problem at hand. We’re a ‘meat and potatoes’ kind of training studio with proven techniques and a raw, workhorse approach.

Join us to improve yourself both mentally and physically, all without the distractions of a big box gym or traditional martial arts program. But trust us… just because we eliminate distractions doesn’t mean we skip the essentials.

Great, so let’s dig a little deeper into the story – has it been an easy path overall and if not, what were the challenges you’ve had to overcome?
Opening a business is never an easy task. The most difficult thing for us is that the owner of the company Michael Saad is overseas in Afghanistan.

Please tell us about Combat Mindset.
Combat Mindset is a self-defense and fitness personal training studio that specializes in preparing you for the worst that life throws at you.


  • 3 classes for $17.99

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