Chicago MMA Coach
Assistant MMA Coach
Elias has trained with Dino for nearly 17 years, representing TDC in MMA and grappling competition. As an assistant MMA coach, Elias plays a key role in designing and running the training camps of TDC members. He also teaches the Martial Engineering/MMA Drills class and assists Dino during sparring sessions and competition team practices. Elias is a student-practitioner of the game and emphasizes positional awareness, conditioning, and the connection of different styles into an integrated approach to self-defense and competitive fighting. He holds the rank of purple belt under Dino Costeas.
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