South Bay, CA Hawthorne is rapidly becoming a hot spot for MMA, Krav Maga and as of lately, CrossFit! Systems TC is adding yet another CrossFit instructor of caliber in Calliope Tsoukalas. Calliope Tsoukalas is a fitness instructor and personal trainer, specializing in kickboxing and CrossFit. She has studied the “art of eight limbs” (aka Muay Thai or Thai Boxing). She teaches kickboxing at Krav Maga Worldwide. A former swimmer and track and field athlete, Calliope’s love for competition led her to CrossFit. She is a certified Level 1 CrossFit trainer and has competed in the CrossFit Open, WOD Gear and WOD Wars. Calliope has also worked on fitness videos including Bob Harper’s Skinny Rules. She is a recognized actor/combatant by the SAFD and has 8 years of stage combat experience.