Temuchin Tafoya

Temuchin Tafoya A.K.A Cactus??


Cactus is one of six Elite Team Instructors for Commando Krav Maga. He has trained and certified instructors for CKM primarily in North America and in Latin America since June of 2015 after completing his training and Elite Team test in Israel. 


Cactus's father was an instructor for the U.S. Marines in the 1950's after he returned from Korea. Cactus began his training in firearms, hand to hand combat, and wilderness survival at the age of five. His father exposed him to  harsh environments, intensive training and Extreme mental conditioning. 

Growing up in the rough and tough streets of central El Paso Texas that was full of street gangs in the 80's and 90's. Cactus also learned and developed street smarts and urban survival stills. 


Cactus has over 15 years experience in the private security industry. He specializes and instructs in the  areas of executive protection, high risk security, private investigations and fugitive recovery. 

He is also a tactical firearms instructor specializing in defensive pistol and rifle, single person CQB, two person CQB, third party protection and active shooter for civilians, security and law enforcement personal. 


His real passion is in the art of leaning, teaching, Leadership and development. 


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Mon - Fri: 10am - 8pm, Sat: 9am - 8pm, Sun: 11am - 7pm (317)-204-2184