Taekwondo Instructor / Business Owner / Stuntman / Athlete
Gus Duran (born Augusto Duran) was born and raised in Argentina where he started his training in Taekwondo at the age of seven. He moved to the United States at the age of fourteen where he continued to train in martial arts, acrobatics and stunt work. He holds a 4th degree black belt in Taekwondo, and has experience in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Hapkido, Kickboxing, Boxing and currently does cross-training and weight lifting. Gus is bilingual and speaks both English and Spanish fluently. He currently owns and operates '540 Taekwondo' a martial arts academy located in Southern California.