Erik Martin

Head Instructor

Since being introduced to martial arts in 1987 with his father, Erik has had unwavering dedication to the sport. He is cross-trained in Judo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Aikido and Modern Arnis (a style of Filipino stick and knife fighting) and has competed on multiple levels. He currently holds a 4th degree black belt in Lung Fu Do Karate, 3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under professors Jeff Curran and Pedro Sauer. With over 20 years of teaching experience, he is capable of refining technique at higher levels as well as making material approachable for the littlest of learners.