Robert “Big Ed” Schmid is a Level 1 CrossFit Certified instructor and member of the International Youth Conditioning Association.  He is an active gymnastics instructor, has been practicing gymnastics since childhood and has 20 years martial arts training in traditional Karate.  Ed served in the United States Marines Corps for 10 years and was invited to be a part of the first group of Marines at 2nd Marine Division to train at the new Hand to Hand Combat Instructor course, which helped form the basis for current Marine Corps Martial Arts programs.

Ed has worked with a diverse group of students ranging from toddlers to teenagers to adults, from beginners to children with special needs to advanced athletes.

To learn a new skill is great, but to teach a new skill is even better.

Contact Ed:  gymeddy@yahoo.com

Cell:  770-316-8949 

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  1. Michelle Carlock says

    I found you guys! I see you are already friends with Xfit Ptree. You should run the 5k with us if you are not working on the 24th at Atlantic Station. See ya soon.