Owner - Instructor - Fitness Trainer
Josh Tufte, one of the owners of Edge Fitness and Combat Arts focuses on the combat arts side of the gym. He has been in Martial Arts since he was 7 years old and holds several black belts in different styles like Krav Maga and Kickboxing. Josh Started teaching classes at the age of 11 as an assistant instructor for a gym in Kernersville. Since then he has worked in nearly every capacity of gym employment from janitor to owner. Josh is an accomplished amateur and professional fighter accumulating as combined record of 74-3. He is a former IKF Kickboxing Amateur World Champion, USBO and NABA Professional Boxing Champion and 5 Time Undefeated Tough Man Champion. He is the youngest person to ever hold an Adult Black Belt under the legendary Joe Lewis (16) and his highest current rank is a 6th degree black belt.
Josh also does personal training for Fitness, Weight Loss, Strength Training, Self Defense and more.
At the age of 19 he married his lovely wife Heidi Tufte and at 21 they had their daughter Izabella Rose Tufte. “Izzy” as she is often called holds her purple belt in the youth martial arts program.