Founder – Southern Minnesota Martial Arts

Mr. Bill Hough, currently a 4th Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo, started his martial arts training while in the US Army. As a Sergeant in the Infantry, Bill taught hand-to-hand self-defense, and graduated from the Army’s Master Fitness program. Mr. Hough started training in Tae Kwon Do in 1996, and opened his own school in 2004. He started his Krav Maga training in 2013; after training at the Alpha Krav Maga Compound in Chicago, Illinois, Bill was certified as an AKMI instructor.

Mr. William Hough:

  • 25 + years martial arts experience
  • Over 12 years instructing
  • Certified International Taekwon-do Federation (ITF-USA) school owner & instructor
  • Certified ITF-USA 4th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo
  • Certified Alpha Krav Maga International Instructor
  • Alpha Krav Maga International affiliated school owner
  • Head instructor – Taekwondo and Krav Maga
  • NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) trained personal trainer
  • First aid/CPR certified