Martial Artist/Photographer/Business Owner/Fitness Coach/Traveler
Keoki Badiang, born and raised on the North Shore of Oahu in the Hawaiian islands and now resides in Portland, Oregon with his wife and three children. Keoki began his lifelong training in martial arts as a young child studying Okinawan karate. Over the years, he incorporated jiu-jitsu and kickboxing into his arsenal and currently coaches fitness classes at UFC Gym in Oregon. Keoki's Hawaiian roots inspired him to create Local Designs, an apparel and graphic design company, that encourages people to "remember where you're from and know where you're going". He also does freelance photography and has a passion for capturing the energy at live Hawaiian, reggae, and hardcore punk shows. During his free time, Keoki enjoys traveling, bodyboarding in Hawaiian waters, food excursions, and hiking.