Harrison Snider is a 5th degree black belt and Karate World Champion with 28 years of experience in the martial arts and entertainment industries.
After growing up in Littleton and graduating from Arapahoe High School, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment. He succeeded in becoming a member of the Screen Actors Guild, and starred in films and commercials. At the same time, Harrison became a Certified Personal Trainer with the National Academy of Sports Medicine and Equinox Fitness. After ten years in Los Angeles, he moved back to Colorado and began teaching again, starting Helix Martial Arts in 2012.
Helix has produced state champions every year since, and was named 3A State Champion school in 2016. Helix has also produced the #1 ranked overall competitor in Colorado from 2014-2017, four years in a row. In 2015, Harrison became the World Champion and Grand Champion of the World Karate & Kickboxing Commission in Orlando, FL. In 2016, his student Brad also became a WKC World Champion. Harrison believes teaching kids life skills is the most important thing he can do for his community.