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Larry "The Bearded Black Cowboy" Stevenson



Full Instructor


Whitesboro, Texas




Romantic Walk in Sunset
Romantic Walk in Sunset
Romantic Walk in Sunset
Romantic Walk in Sunset
Romantic Walk in Sunset
Romantic Walk in Sunset


Larry is a Former Denver Police Department Gang Unit, SWAT/K9 Officer and Law Enforcement Officer Survival Skills Trainer, and specializes in Close Quarter Combat, Weapon Retention, Tactical Firearms and Hand-to-Hand Combat instruction; affectionately coined S.W.A.T. - Street Wise Altercation Tactics.

Coach Larry is a Clarence Thatch Black Belt and a Jeet Kune Do Full Instructor under Sifu Paul Vunak.

In the field of Martial Arts Larry is Considered amongst his peers as "a teacher's-teacher" or simply put SiGung, a Chinese term meaning, "a master's master." A multiple-time State, National and International Karate Champion in bare-knuckle full-contact, no pads-no gloves competition. Larry is a full-contact (bare-knuckle) kick-boxing, international kick-boxing, professional boxing and mixed martial arts Champion and Coach.

Larry has known Sifu Paul Vunak for over 30 years since his days on the Elite Swat/K-9 Team in Denver. Larry is literally LIVING proof that Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai, mixed with Kina Mutai is a force that is unbeatable in self-Defense combat! These three arts came into play as Larry fought for his life against a knife wielding attacker/robber, it was the bite, the eye gouge and rear naked choke that helped save Larry’s life, most importantly it was God!

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