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JIU-JITSU SEMINAR WITH PROFESSOR CARLOS VALENTE!

PROFESSOR CARLOS VALENTE AT OCKMMA! Professor Carlos Valente will be visiting OCKMMA on Saturday, October 22, 2016. He will be conducting a one-of-a-kind, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu seminar at our beautiful Academy. This is the first time that he will be making an appearance at our Academy – and OCKMMA is honoured to host this event with[Read More]

SAVATE AT OCKMMA!

SAVATE  Savate (Boxe Francaise — Also known as French Boxing or French Foot Fighting) is well known for its fluidity, grace, flexibility and deadly accuracy!! Our Founder and Head Instructor Ajarn Daniel Sullivan has not only trained in the Ville de Lumieres (the “City of Lights” or Paris to the uninitiated), but he also personally[Read More]

INOSANTO IS STILL KICKING!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO GURO DANIEL ARCA INOSANTO AN OCTOGENARIAN BAD-ASS!! Guro Daniel Arca Inosanto  (far right) was born in Stockton, CA on July 24, 1936 to Sebastian and Mary Arca. He is one of the world’s most renowned martial arts experts. He is also an integral part of OCKMMA’s lineage! One of Bruce Lee’s closest friends, Guro[Read More]

THIS WEEK IS ROLLING!

Now that Testing/Promotion is over, and the Ajarn Chai Seminar is finished, it’s time to get the week ROLLING! Let’s Take a Quick Roll with OCKMMA’s very own Coach Alex Baughman. Take a look at that video! Coach Alex Baughman is already ROLLING into the week! You’ll be able to see for yourself the very last thing that[Read More]

WORLD PEACE ON THE MAT

World Peace OCKMMA is “On-The-Mats” – every day of the week! Not a Believer? Not a Problem! C’mon down and see for yourself. All of us are right here – “On-The-Mats” at OCKMMA. That’s right …. MATS!! As in PLURAL!!! Whether you’re a “Roller” (we’ve got THREE resident Black Belts) or a “Striker” (we’ve got[Read More]

MEANWHILE, SOMEWHERE IN THE PHILIPPINES …

So, the only ones who know where this picture was taken are the gentlemen IN the picture … and they ain’t talkin!!! Suffice it to say, that OCKMMA’s Founder and Head Instructor Daniel Sullivan goes wherever he needs to go — and brings back the best martial arts techniques from around the world.  (We’re just kidding .. that’s our[Read More]

THE ROAD TO BLACK!!!

The Road to Black-Belt is not easy. It is fraught with perils. It is fraught with challenges. It is a time-consuming, albeit extremely rewarding, journey. Just ask Black-Belt and World Champion Cleber Luciano (third from the left) — One of OCKMMA’s resident Black-Belts and one of our talented coaches! Cleber is a 6-times Pan American[Read More]

ROME LOVES OCKMMA!!!

As you know, the OCKMMA family has been traveling and representing OCKMMA to the world – and no, we don’t mean just our Fearless Leader Ajarn Daniel “Grassshoper” Sullivan! Mexico, Sweden, Paris, Gettysburg and now ROME … Home of the GLADIATORS! Gladiators (Latin for “swordsman” from gladius, Latin for “sword”) were armed combatants that fought other[Read More]

WE REMEMBER OUR HEROES!

OUR FALLEN HEROES “THE LAND OF THE FREE … BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE!” OCKMMA is proud to support our military community.  This is why we employ veterans — and why we sponsor our Veterans’ Program. Our Veteran’s Program meets at the OCKMMA Academy (18241 McDurmott W, Irvine, CA) every Friday night at 7:00 p.m. and[Read More]

AN INTERNATIONAL SENSATION!!!

AJARN DANIEL SULLIVAN GOES INTERNATIONAL OCKMMMA’S very own Ajarn (Thai for “Teacher of Teachers”) Daniel Sullivan is now an International Sensation!  France’s largest martial arts magazine, Karate Bushido, has selected Ajarn Daniel Sullivan for a FOUR page expose in their June, 2016 edition! Orange County must now share its martial arts sensation, Ajarn Daniel Sullivan,[Read More]