Coach Mike is the Owner/Director of Total Force. He is responsible for designing our programs, building operations to expand and provide growth on all levels of the club so that our student athletes have the best training environment possible.
He was a 2x NJ State place winner 3rd/5th, 2x Region Champ, and 2x freestyle state placer from Livingston, NJ.
Coach Mike is a Region 4 Hall of Fame inductee for NJ and wrestled at Rider University. He started at both 133/141and being ranked as high as 10th in the country his junior year before stopping due to injury his senior year.
Mike continued training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and qualified for No-gi Worlds. Through club wrestling he gets to pass on knowledge to aspiring young students and has been able to help produce a multitude of champions on all levels.
In 2013 Mike was ranked in the top 3 running for #1 Freestyle coach in the state of NJ under his previous club Force. He is the current Director for Women’s Wrestling USAW/NJ where he volunteers his time to grow girls wrestling programs throughout the state on all levels. He has been a National Team NJ Coach who helps prepare our states best wrestlers for national competition during the spring international season.
Coach Leigh has joined Total Force as her home base of training, as she prepares for the journey towards the 2020 Olympics.
Through our sister club, Chicks Wrestling Club, Coach Leigh trains all our girls and boys, runs clinics, private sessions, and more as she prepares to once again take on the nation and the world! She is the Owner of Chick Wrestler and producer of the most popular line of Women's only wrestling gear in the world!
Learn and Train with one of the most influential female wrestlers ever in the History of the United States and fiercest competitors to have stepped on the mat in the last decade.
*2016 PanAm Bronze Medalist
* 2015 World Bronze Medalis
*2015 US Open Champion
* 2015 Dave Schultz Champion
* 3x World Team Member, 7x National Team Member, HS/College All-American and Captain-US Army Reserve.
Allene "Ally" Somera