Charles Martinez | Bio
Charles Martinez has been training in the martial arts since 1996 and teaching for nearly two decades. After completing his Naval service, Charles set up home base in San Diego and has coached numerous Amateur and Professional competitors in MMA and Muay Thai. He works with athletes to improve their fighting skills and mental toughness, while constantly exposing them to the most effective and current training methodologies. Charles also specializes in teaching Filipino Martial Arts, where he has achieved Guro ranking.
Jiu Jitsu / MMA
FMA / MMA / Muay Thai
Jiu Jitsu / MMA / Wrestling
Kickboxing / MMA
Filipino Martial Arts
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Elbows are one of the major differences between Kickboxing and Muay Thai and make the sport of Muay Thai and how fighters use it unique. In this video coach Charles Martinez shows you 4 different elbow strike techniques to use in Muay Thai fights and explains
The Bow and Arrow Choke is one of the cornerstones we teach in our Jiu Jitsu classes. Sometimes though it can be difficult to finish, especially if your opponent falls on your leg as you go to complete it. In this Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tip
Former Pride, UFC, and Shooto fighter Enson Inoue will be giving a seminar at his home away from home, The Arena, on Saturday August 3rd. Enson along with his brother Egan, are the Jiu Jitsu and MMA teachers of Master Baret Yoshida. Bring your NoGi