Baret Yoshida | Bio

Baret Yoshida is the Head Jiu Jitsu Coach at The Arena and a Grappling legend. A 3x IBJJF Black Belt World Champion, a 3x ADCC medalist, and a 10x ADCC competitor (only man in history to do this), Baret is known as “The Finisher” due to his relentless submission style. He burst onto the international scene in 1999 with his epic battle with Royler Gracie and has gained a huge fanbase for his “Never Say Die” attitude ever since. A Black Belt under Egan and Enson Inoue since 2001, Baret has taught thousands of students his unique submission game.

OUR COACHES

THE ARENA BLOG

Check out our latest info.

Pro Boxer Stephan Shaw’s Father’s Story

The life of a fighter is not easy. The idea of surviving the struggle to become an elite level fighter seems almost insurmountable. For Arena Pro Boxer Stephan “Big Shot” Shaw that path has been walked with the full support of his father Brian Shaw.

11 Year Old David Daniels Trains for Pankration World Championship

Coach Charles Martinez only trains one kid, and that’s David Daniels. Here is a bit of history on his training and competition experience in Wrestling and Jiu Jitsu. He is competing to represent the US in the Pankration World Championships in Turkey. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Coach

About The Arena

The Arena is the largest gym in North America for Combat Sports and Martial Arts instruction.

Our Address

3350 Sports Arena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110 USA

Free Trial (A) Footer

  • GET YOUR FIRST 30 DAYS FREE