George Paul Scheppler (Schep), TSAC-F is the founder of the Coastal Athlete Program & Apex Predator Athletics. Schep grew up spending his summers in the Town Of Barnstable Recreation Department swimming, sailing, and lifeguarding with his family and friends. He swam a variety of events competitively into his college years, even diving for Providence College for one season, but was a self-described beach bum with a snowboarding problem.
George Paul Scheppler decided to enlist in 2009 in the Navy where he served as a Surface Search and Rescue Swimmer, VBSS Breacher/Medic, Master Helmsman, and as a Training Team Leader. He deployed to the South China Sea and the Persian Gulf during his enlistment.
Since leaving the Navy Schep has founded CAP & APA, earned a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, and raised over $10,000 for disabled veterans charities. He currently instructs CAP Classes, WSSD, provides personal training, and hosts The Coastal Athlete Program Podcast.