The Warrior Warehouse" is the one stop shop for martial arts and fitness training in Columbia, SC. This 9000 square foot facility houses the best martial arts training, and will allow you to reach the pinnacle of your martial arts goals. At the Warrior Warehouse you will get the best in Boxing, MMA, Muay Thai, Jujitsu, Judo, Wrestling, Bujinkan Taijitsu,and Hardcore Fitness training for both youth and adults. Our instructors have years of experience in their discipline, and bring it to our students to make them the best! Our school is known for its intense training regiments and programs that gets you hardcore results! To sum it up at the Warrior Warehouse, we train and live by this quote by Heraclitus: "Out of every one hundred men, ten shouldn't even be there, eighty are just targets, nine are the real fighters and we are lucky to have them, for they make the battle. Ah, but the ONE, one is a WARRIOR, and he will bring the others back." We strive to be the one, we strive to be the warrior...welcome to the "Warrior Warehouse!"
COACH LANCE ADAMS
Coach Lance Adams is the head instructor and founder of The Warrior Warehouse. Coach Adams started The Warrior Warehouse (formerly named Fudo Shin Jujitsu) in 2006 and has trained many students in his over twenty five year of martial arts study. Sensei Adams have blackbelts and senior rankings in Danzan Ryu Jujitsu, Combat Jujitsu, Judo, Karate, and Kempo. He has studied many others arts such as Boxing, Muay Thai, Ryukyu Kempo, Wrestling, Brazilian Jujitsu, Hakko Ryu Jujitsu, Kobudo, Military and Law Enforcement CQC, and much more. His ranking are registered with the American Jujitsu and Judo Federation(AJJF), United States Judo Association(USJA), International Independent Martial Arts Association(IIMAA), International Karate and Kobudo Union(IKKU), Samurai Judo Association, and serves as the state representative of the IIMAA. Sensei Adams has successfully fought in countless full contact martial arts tournament and competed in many grappling and Judo tournaments. He is a certified Boxing and MMA judge, Personal Trainer, and Strength and Conditioning Coach.
Coach Adams is a veteran law enforcement officer with over sixteen years of experience. He currently is employed as a senior deputy with the Richland County Sheriff's Department, and is a former S.C. State Trooper and S.C. Department of Corrections Officer. He is a certified Hostage Negotiator, Crime Prevention Specialist, and Project Lifesaver Instructor. He has served on the Civil Energency Response Team(CERT), worked as a Special Management Unit Officer(SMU), and served on the Rapid Response Team(RRT). He brings his extensive reality based law enforcement experience to the training at The Warrior Warehouse
Coach Adams believes that your goals is achieved through one way...hard training. Whether your aspirations is defense in the street or the ring, your training should mirror and surpass the expectations you would look for in combat. He utilizes "unorthodox" training methods to help students reach their maximun potential. He believes that no matter how experienced you get in martial arts, you should always be a student. Once you feel you know everything, you will limit yourself and your students in the ability to grow and learn.