Alex Sholomisky started out in boxing at a very young age. At the age of 10, he won a bronze medal in the Junior Olympics. As an amateur boxer, he competed in the AAU Nationals in Ohio and also won the Pennsylvania Golden Gloves, New Jersey Diamond Belt and NJ Golden Gloves awards. Alex fought some professional boxing matches. He has also won two professional kick-boxing matches. In addition to his striking skills, Alex is also very knowledgeable in submissions for when the fight hits the mat.
Alex is state certified in defensive tactics and is the instructor for the NJ Special Operations Group. Alex is also a state certified handcuff instructor and has trained multiple law enforcement personnell including corrections officers and state, county and local police.