Sensei Smith, 3rd Dan, began training at a young age with the desire to become a black belt. He achieved this goal in the kids class and spent some time as a junior black belt while he continued learning. Chase successfully tested to become a Sensei and is teaching children and adult classes. Because of his hard work and dedication to the AKA Sensei Chase was promoted to 3rd Dan on Sept 29, 2018. Sensei is a Junior at Tennessee Tech University. His favorite weapon is the sword and he holds a Green belt in Kenjutsu.