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THE RETURN OF ERIK PAULSON

THE LEGENDARY ERIK PAULSON RETURNS TO THE OCKMMA MAT Train with the Legendary Erik Paulson – Part of the OCKMMA Heritage! It has been far too long but the Legendary Erik Paulson – MMA Legend; Trainer of Champions; and the first American to win the Light-Heavyweight Shooto Title in Japan – returns to the OCKMMA mat[Read More]

Happy Birthday Guro Dan Inosanto

Happy Birthday Guro Dan Inosanto An Octogenarian Bad-Ass Guro Daniel Arca “Dan” Inosanto was born in Stockton, CA on July 24, 1936 to Sebastian and Mary Arca. He is, without doubt,one of the most renowned, experienced, versatile and finest martial artists in the world. He is an expert in numerous martial arts disciplines – including Jeet Kune[Read More]

Ajarn Chai Returns to OCKMMA

The Return of Ajarn Chai  (This Saturday/Sunday (July 15 & 16, 2017) at OCKMMA) Everyone knows that Ajarn Chai founded the World Thai Boxing Association. Everyone knows that Ajarn Chai taught our very own Ajarn Daniel Sullivan Muay Thai. Everyone knows that Ajarn Chai is part of OCKMMA’s lineage. But who IS Ajarn Chai? Surachai Sirisute[Read More]

OCKMMA 25th Anniversary Celebration

OCKMMA CELEBRATES 25 YEARS We’ve been Orange County’s premiere Martial Arts Academy for 25 years. To celebrate this momentous occasion, we’re hosting a 25th Anniversary Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with the Irvine Chamber of Commerce, local businesses & dignitaries. Please Join Us In Celebration

JUNE TESTING & PROMOTION WEEK

JUNE TESTING & PROMOTION WEEK! June 2017 Testing & Promotion Schedule! Come Test with the Best! (The OC Register). The OCKMMA Team will be “On-The-Mat” all this coming week – and we are excited that Training/Promotion week is upon us once again. So take a look at our new schedule below – and mark your[Read More]

OCKMMA Walked to Help Find a Cure Arthritis

We Walked Oh boy — has OCKMMA  been busy recently! We had a phenomenal Savate seminar with Professor Nicolas Saignac — the highest ranking Savate Silver Glove in the United States. We then had a Team-Building event with the Big-Brothers/Big-Sisters.  We host a seminar for the Big Brothers/Big Sisters every quarter, but this last seminar was truly[Read More]

Professor Nicolas Saignac At OCKMMA

OCKMMA Seminar Series – Professor Nicolas Saignac OCKMMA Seminar Series Continues In the words of Coach Alex, “Come learn the art of French whoop-ass with Professor Nic!” And “Professor Nic” is, of course, none other than Professor Nicolas Saignac – the highest-ranking Savate Silver Glove in the United States! Boxe Francaise Savate is an exciting[Read More]

The Copa-Pacifica Is Coming

The Copa Pacifica is Right Around the Corner! This year (2017) marks the historic, twenty (20) year anniversary of OCKMMA’s Resident Black-Belt Master Cleber Luciano’s Jiu-Jitsu tournament — the Copa Pacifica.  This year’s tournament will take place as usual and once again at Ocean View High School (17071 Gothard St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647).  Mark your[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]