Cole Fister started Kickboxing at Apex Martial Arts under coach Don Rodger in 2019. He quickly excelled and made the fight Team in less than a year. He’s competed in 4 International Kickboxing Federation (IKF) semi-contact events and took first place in his division for each. He’s currently competing as an amateur kickboxer and holds a record of 2-2, with his last win at Lightning Strikes XI in Feb 2023. Cole is also our fight team captain, always bringing positive vibes to training.
In 2023, Cole was promoted to Level 2 Coach, where he now runs a Level 2 class, and he is an assistant coach for Level 3 & 4 classes.
Cole has played soccer since the age of 5, and currently plays competitive soccer when he is not training for a fight. He earned his associate degree in HVAC and currently works at Duke University Medical Center.