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Tim Kennedy is an active Special Forces master sergeant and sniper with combat deployments throughout the middle east as part of the most elite counter terrorism and hostage rescue unit within the U.S. Army Green Berets.

He is a former professional mixed martial arts fighter and two time title challenger. Having fought for the largest organizations in the world to include the UFC, Strikeforce, and the WEC.

Unapologetically American

He has been featured on the HISTORY Channel’s show, ‘Hunting Hitler’, as well as the Discovery Channel’s series, ‘Hard To Kill’.

Kennedy is a serial entrepreneur now owning pushing a dozen companies, a village idiot, holds numerous black belts including Brazilian jujitsu and U.S. Army Combatives…. Mostly he just considers himself unapologetically American.

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Our Mission

We empower people to protect and preserve human life. Through life training, virtual training, and tactical equipment, we equip Sheepdogs with the knowledge they need to protect their loved ones and their community.


Tim is an active duty Master Sergeant and Green Beret within the US Army. He has served with 7th and 19th Special Forces groups and has been awarded the Bronze Star Medal.


Tim began his journey as an MMA fighter in 1993. Since then, he has fought professionally with the UFC, Strikeforce, the WEC, ShoMMA, and HDNet Fights. Tim retired from the MMA in 2017.


Tim has been instrumental in founding multiple successful businesses, to include Sheepdog Response, Apogee Academy, 4 Pillars Fit, Woobies, and RangerUP.

See more about Tim's Sponsors, Companies, and Mission in Life.

Go to timkennedy.com