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.

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The Arena MMA Team Trains For Epic Fighting

Once again out amateur MMA team is ready to represent at Epic Fighting on Friday July 23rd at the 4 Points Sheraton on Aero Dr. After over a year of not having any shows to compete, our team is ready to put on a show

Some Tips to Improve Your Bench Press Form and Technique

Just like all of our classes, our strength class focuses on proper technique, body mechanics and progressive improvements. Here Coach Jason provides a student with some info on bench press technique. Come in and try out a class and see the difference! VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Coach

Varying Angles of Attack for MMA and Kickboxing

Here Coach Chuck shows some simple angles from footwork. These options vary from sport to sport and our coaches are well versed in the differences of Boxing, Kickboxing, Muay Thai, and MMA. Knowing the options for each sport are critical. Angles of attack are important

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