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Copa Is Coming

The Copa Pacifica is Right Around the Corner! 2017 marks the twenty (20) year anniversary of Master Cleber Luciano’s jiu-jitsu tournamen — the Copa Pacifica.  This year’s tournament will take place at Ocean View High School (17071 Gothard St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647).  The Copa is THIS weekend — Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23.[Read More]

OCKMMA Will Be Closed Easter Sunday

Happy Easter Sunday! Well Folks …. The Easter Rabbit is hippity-hoppitying his way towards us once again with his basket of Easter Eggs, chocolatey goodies, jelly-beans and – of course – what Easter Basket would be complete without the ever-present, never-ending Peeps! (Don’t know what peeps are? See below and click on the photograph!) Easter[Read More]

A Legend Passes

The Loss Of A Legend Palos Verdes, California. Circa 1975. A troubled young boy is attending Malaga Cove Intermediate school. He meets a man who will change his life. A man who will motivate and teach – guide and prepare. That man was Dan Inosanto (Mr. “I” to his students) and that troubled young boy[Read More]

Commit To Fit Boot Camp Adds Classes

By Popular Demand – Boot Camp Adds Two Classes Get Trained By A REAL Marine~! Build the Fit, Ripped Body You’ve Always Wanted! Commit To Fit Coach Leaum Pettigrew is one of OCKMMA’s most talented and motivational coaches. He is also the Head Coach and Creator of our latest, and hottest, new fitness program …[Read More]


Daniel Sullivan’s Dirty Boxing West Coast Camp And Instructor Training Course March 25 & 26, 2017 at OCKMMA In Irvine, California Discover The Amazing Secrets That Will Turn Your Existing Muay Thai, MMA Or Boxing Skill Sets Into A Mutant Animal Of Mass Destruction For Real-Life Street Survival. Filipino Dirty Boxing (aka Panantukan Or Suntokan)[Read More]

Foxy Does It Again!

And the Winner Is … Foxy! Foxy Wins By Unanimous Decision!  Well Folks – OCKMMA’s very own Jesse Fox (Just Call Him “Foxy”) has done it once again. On Saturday night (March 18, 2017) Foxy stepped into the Muay Thai ring for his third amateur fight. After a tough fight against a well-trained opponent, Foxy[Read More]


A Day of Green for St. Patrick of Ireland   Saint Patrick’s Day is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March — thought to be the death date of Saint Patrick (c. AD 385–461), the foremost patron saint of Ireland. Saint Patrick’s Day was made an official Christian feast day in the early 17th century and[Read More]


WHEN DANGER CALLS THE U.S. MARSHALS SPECIAL RESPONSE TEAM ANSWERS (Coach Ricky; Professor Mo; Kru Roman.  Also pictured are Directors Bobby Shah, Robert A. Freeman, Esq., Robert Hammond & Gregory Foster) OCKMMA was greatly honored when members of the U.S. Marshals Special Response Team (S.R.T.) stepped onto our mat to train with our coaches.  The[Read More]

Testing Promotion and Ranking Up!

TESTING, PROMOTION AND RANKING UP! February 2017 Testing, Promotion and Ranking-Up Schedule! The OCKMMA Team will be “On-The-Mat” all this week – and we are excited that Training/Promotion week is here once again. So take a look below – and mark your calendars for whichever martial art(s) you’re training in and make sure you’re ready[Read More]


TRADITIONS OF BOXING DAY “Boxing Day” is a holiday celebrated the day after Christmas Day. It originated in the United Kingdom and is celebrated in a number of countries that previously belonged to the British Empire.  Those of us who hail from Northern Europe have been known to celebrate this unique tradition here in the[Read More]