Derrick Schommer

Derrick Schommer



SANDAN (3rd Degree Black Belt)
Sensei Derrick Schommer started his martial arts training in 1983. In October 2013 he joined Al Lima’s Studio Of Self-Defense and on October 3rd, 2015 he earned his 2nd Degree Black Belt (Nidan) and, eventually, title of Instructor. In April of 2018 he earned his 3rd Degree Black Belt (Sandan).

Sensei Schommer is highly dedicated and committed to the martial arts. He has participated in numerous, seminars and demonstrations and studied the martial arts through a number of schools and styles. As a staff member of Al Lima’s Studio Of Self-Defense he is an integral part of the inner workings of the school; serving it and its students in many capacities. Sensei Schommer’s dedication and commitment is one of the reasons for the continued growth and success of Al Lima’s Studio Of Self-Defense. You can find Sensei Schommer taking classes or assisting teaching throughout the week.

After 30 years of training his passion, commitment and dedication to the martial arts continues to grow. Sensei Schommer looks forward to continuing to learn and grow in the martial arts as well as helping other’s to achieve their goals. He believes that a Black Belt is seen through his or her actions and execution; being a black belt is part of their personal integrity in day-to-day actions, it is not just a belt worn at the dojo. Shihan Lima invites you to come by the school and say hello to Sensei Derrick Schommer.

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