WHO WE ARE
B.E.A.R. stands for Basic Efficient Active Response. The BEAR Self Preservation Program focuses on the utilization of the body’s natural mechanical movement and gross motor skills to quickly and effectively create a Basic Efficient Active Response (B.E.A.R) of survival and preservation in any violent or life-threatening situation. Growth is our purpose! BEAR SPS is a Family that strives and pushes each other to be the best version of ourselves we can be!
Master Kenny Ault has over 25 years of experience in martial arts. He is the founder of BEAR SPS and has trained with some of the most prestigious martial artists in the state,
military personnel, and law enforcement trainers.
With over 17 years of martial arts, fitness and Reality Based Self Defense Instruction, Master Kenny Ault has a deep understanding of the physiological, psychological, and emotional components of Reality Based Self Defense.
He has been involved in military close quarter combative (CQC) Training programs, Tactical Scenario Creation, and Psychology of Situational Awareness training courses. He is a Professional Martial Arts Instructor, NRA Certified Pistol and
Firearm Instructor, and a National Level Martial Arts Competitor.
He has a passion to help provide you with the tools you need to effectively and efficiently predict, prevent, and protect yourself from unpredictable violence. Master Kenny Ault is committed to
fostering a positive and supportive learning environment and can help tailor the program to fit your needs no matter your experience level.
Matthew Zidbeck has a collective 14 years of experience in various martial arts, is a National Level Competitor, and obtained his Bachelors of Science in Health and Exercise Science from Colorado State University
He has conducted fitness classes, martial arts classes, personal training, and Reality Based Self Defense courses with populations
including children, adults, and professional athletes. His teaching and programs uphold the principle that being “Well” means being healthy and safe in all facets of life including the
physical, mental, and emotional states.
“Setting and achieving goals together as a family has really helped my child and me, It is great to spend such precious time together.”