Craig "Sawman" Sawyer
Craig "Sawman" Sawyer's "tactical career started in the U.S. Marine Corps. He transitioned quickly to the U.S. Navy to pursue high-level Special Operations as a U.S. Navy SEAL. Activity while attached to DEVGRU remains classified and is not represented here.
"With a special interest in martial arts, Craig participated in SCARS (Special Combat Aggressive Reaction System) hand-to-hand training under Jerry Peterson and the SAFTA system with Lew Hicks. He has competed in fighting tournaments in South-East Asia. His knowledge of security led him to manage the specialized teams responsible for providing security to U.S. Senators, Hilary Clinton, John McCain, U.S. Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, U.S. Ambassador John Negroponte and other U.S. Ambassadors and key U.S. leaders in war zones. In addition to his tactical skills, his ability in motocross/supercross gave him the opportunity to train with national champion, Marty Smith and professional motorcycle road racer, Mark Roberts. Craig competed successfully in motocross racing and won 2 championships in Las Vegas in 2003. As a subject matter expert Craig has appeared in news broadcast, documentaries and starred in several TV series.