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FIRST FIGHT. FIRST WIN!

KANA DALIVA WINS! OCKMMA offers a wide variety of martial arts disciplines including Muay Thai, BJJ, Kickboxing, JKD, Savate, FMA and even Silat! We even have a Kick-Butt Kid’s Program! But OCKMMA isn’t just a family-friendly, state-of-the-art 10,000 sq. ft. training facility! In fact, we also have a formidable Fight Team – composed of both[Read More]

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S SELF-DEFENSE DAY

FREE SELF-DEFENSE SEMINAR THIS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016 10:00 AM TO 11:00 am International Women’s Self Defense Day is this Saturday, November 19th, 2016. This special day raises awareness about protecting the rights and safety of all women around the world — regardless of where they live. This special day also raises global awareness of, and[Read More]

DO YOU KNOW A VETERAN?

OCKMMA’S PROGRAM FOR VETERANS DO YOU KNOW A VETERAN? OCKMMA has been offering a FREE Mixed Martial Arts Program for all Active Duty, Reserve and Veterans for over one (1) year. Our Veterans Program is taught by Greg Parker — or, as he prefers to be called, just plain “Parker”! Parker is not only a[Read More]

OCKMMA SALUTES OUR VETERANS

    VETERANS DAY On November 11, 1919, President Woodrow Wilson spoke to his countrymen — effectively getting the ball rolling to our modern, Veterans Day: “A year ago today our enemies laid down their arms in accordance with an armistice (and) we were able to bring the vast resources, material and morale, of a great and free[Read More]

OCKMMA CELEBRATES!

­Come Celebrate with OCKMMA! Well… another Testing/Promotion week has come and gone (stay tuned for pictures of our program testing and promotion). Our coaches turned out in force – and the OCKMMA family didn’t disappoint! Every program tested this week – starting with Savate and JKD on Wednesday evening and ending with our Real Kickboxing[Read More]

OCKMMA Honors El Día de los Muertos

THE ORIGINS OF EL DIA DE LOS MUERTOS El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a joyous and sacred time.  Celebrants welcome the souls of the dearly departed so that the living and the dead are again joined together – if only for a short while. Celebrants go to cemeteries to visit[Read More]

THE ORIGINS OF HALLOWEEN

Halloween … Samhain or All Hallows’ Eve Halloween began as a Celtic festival called Samhain. Samhain (the original spelling was Samuin) was derived from Old Garlic and means “summer’s end.” In medieval English, the ‘mh’ was pronounced as ‘w’: hence sow-en or sow-in. Over 2,000 years ago, the Celts lived in the area that is[Read More]

OCKMMA’S FIGHT-TEAM

OUR FIGHT-TEAM REPRESENTS! OCKMMA’s Fight-Team recently participated in an International Kickboxing Federation Amateur Muay Thai Exhibition event. The event was held at the renowned Sityodtong Muay Thai gym in Azusa, California. It was held at the renowned Sityodtong Los Angeles is a fully equipped fighter’s gym. It is the only one of its kind in[Read More]

OCKMMA’S JIU-JITSU SEMINAR!

CARLOS VALENTE JIU-JITSU SEMINAR It’s not every day that you get to train with a jiu-jitsu legend – but this past Saturday (October 22, 2016) that’s just what happened at OCKMMA! Professor Carlos Valente (pictured above, second row, dead-center) made his first-ever appearance at OCKMMA. Joining Professor Valente On-The-Mat is OCKMMA’s very own Resident Black-Belt and[Read More]

OCKMMA CONGRATULATES MASTER CLEBER LUCIANO!

MASTER CLEBER LUCIANO EMERGES VICTORIOUS! OCKMMA congratulates Master Cleber Luciano on yet another, well-earned and well-deserved victory! This past weekend, (Saurday, October 22, 2016), he entered the Gladiator Challenge – and emerged victorious! Master Cleber Luciano (pictured on the left, red trunks) celebrates another victory at the Gladiator Challenge. Not only is he a Seven Time World Champion,[Read More]