Who Is Hakim Isler On Race To Survive: Alaska? Where Is He Now?

Race to Survive: Alaska will be premiering next week, featuring 8 teams of 16 contestants as they compete to make it through the Alaskan Coastline with its tough weather, steep mountains, and unexplored land.  Among the participants is 45-year-old Hakim Isler, an Army veteran with a mastery of psychological operations and the president of Elevo Dynamics. He also runs a survival school to assist veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder in learning essential primitive survival skills. Who is he? Where is he now?


#1. Who is Hakim Isler Race To Survive: Alaska?

Hakim Isler On Race To Survive AlaskaSource: People

Alaska’s contestant Hakim Isler previously appeared on Naked & Afraid, Naked & Afraid XL, and Kicking & Screaming The professional survival expert, combat veteran, and co-founder of Spirit Quest is set to compete in the upcoming survival reality television show.

As per the Race to Survive: Alaska cast member’s bio, Hakim is a combat veteran who was stationed in Iraq. He was deployed during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom and also served as a Psychological Operations Sergeant in the Special Operations Forces of the Army.

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Hakim Isler On Race To Survive AlaskaSource: The Ny Times

Hakim is the co-founder of The DOJY at Elevo Dynamics, which is a martial arts and 24-hour gym. He has over a decade's worth of experience under his belt and an additional 15 years in the “security field.” Summarizing his experiences, his bio states:

"Hakim is a veteran of the Iraq war and an ex-member of the Army Special Operations community, where he received Arabic language training, survival training, evasion training, paratrooper training, etc."

The upcoming contestant of the USA Network show is a 5th-degree black belt in To-Shin Do and trained under Black Belt Hall of Famer and author Stephen K. Hayes. He also boasts a First Degree Black Belt in Manog, an FCS Kali, and a First Degree Black Belt in Tiger Kali.

#2. Where is Hakim Isler now?

Hakim Isler On Race To Survive AlaskaSource: Insider

Hakim Isler has run his own website. His website states that he previously appeared on Discovery Channel’s Naked & Afraid, Naked & Afraid XL, and Fox’s Kicking & Screaming. In 2019, he made an appearance on The Kelly Clarkson Show, where he demonstrated his survival skills using household items. The singer asked him why “moms” need survival skills, and the upcoming Race to Survive: Alaska contestant stated that “in today’s world, survival is the hot topic.” He added:

"There’s disasters right here in your own backyard. You got fires, blizzards, there’s floods going on so everyone needs to know at least the basics."

Hakim Isler On Race To Survive AlaskaSource: The Independent

He added that moms carry survival gear with them all the time and used a diaper bag for his demonstration. He added that diaper bags contain water, snacks, a first aid kit, and sunscreen. The contestant explained that diaper bags may contain things that people may often overlook, such as a hand sanitizer, adding: "Hand San has a high content of alcohol. You can use this to start a fire. You can use this to make a little stove out of a can if you needed to."

Hakim further added that the diaper itself can be used as a gauze to stop bleeding and can be used as a bandage. is a website that provides you with sport updates and Entertainment news to brighten your day. Don’t hesitate to visit our site to know more about TV & Movies.
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