Nestor Taffur

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First Wrestling/Boxing/Muay Thai Experience:
Recreation Wrestling

Why Martial Arts/Wrestling?
Wrestling is the greatest sharpener for the soul.

Boston University (Division 1)

College Accolades
3x World Team Member for Colombian National Team.
2018 Pan American Bronze & 2017 Pan American Silver.
2018 Central American Games Bronze.
Division 1 wrestler at Boston University.
2x NCAA Qualifier (Rd of 12 & Rd of 16).
2x Conference Champion (EIWA & CAA).
4x University Nationals All-American
1x US Open All American

Amateur/Professional Fighting career recap and record:

Classes Taught at Edge: - Private Lessons and Wrestling

Coaching/instructing Philosophy:
I believe in finding your strengths and making them flow.

Why Train at Edge if you are prospective student:
It's a great facility to develop your skills. Large mat space and varied training partners.

What does being a coach/instructor at Edge mean to you?
I want to pay it forward and teach what wrestling has taught me. My goal is to grow the sport and keep it prospering.

Hobbies off the mat or anything else you want people to know?:
I am a family-oriented man that loves to hike and learn about new cultures.

A student should ask me about ________ If they want expert insight/technique/info on______:
A student should ask me about specific positioning and executing their moves.