About Premier Martial Arts Academy in Rancho
Cucamonga, CA

Welcome to Premier Martial Arts Academy! We are the premier martial arts and fitness center that values tradition, innovation and empowerment. We are proud to serve families from all walks of life in and around Rancho Cucamonga, California.

At Premier Martial Arts Academy, we are dedicated to providing a family oriented school where parents and kids can join classes together for a super FUN experience and passionate students can train to reach their desired goals.

We offer a variety of classes for all age groups and fitness levels. Are you new to martial arts? We LOVE beginners! A lot of kids – and adults – are just starting out on their martial arts journey and that’s awesome! Our students start from all different fitness levels and we love to work with beginners, intermediate and advanced students alike.

No matter what your starting level is, you’ll get a great workout, gain lean muscle, and learn excellent self-defense techniques to keep you and your family incredibly fit and safe.

We’re one big happy family here so both the instructors and the students really enjoy helping each other be the best they can be at performing punches, kicks, strikes and defense maneuvers. Everyone loves to ENCOURAGE each other to always do their best and have a ton of fun! There’s definitely no shortage of smiles and high fives here!

We Build Leaders. Every parent wants the best for their kids and I’m sure you do too. It’s hard being a parent these days with stressful jobs, always rushing around and having little or no quality time to spend together.

Imagine though if you did have quality time together on a regular basis. Premier Martial Arts Academy can help you do that. Your kids will learn interpersonal and leadership skills that will give them the best chance at success in life. Things like…

· Spot on focus and an increased attention span

· Courage and confidence

· Self-control and respect for self and others

· Setting and achieving big goals

· Total body, mind & spirit fitness

The skills that our awesome instructors teach are PRICELESS and will help you and your kids to become strong, empowered, well-rounded individuals capable of achieving great success in school, at work and in whatever you set out to do.

Have you seen the CRAZY-LOW web special going on right now? These deals are awesome and 100% RISK-FREE! They won’t last long so be sure to register today!

We are committed to educating your kids on how to be more aware of other people and their surroundings, what conflict resolution means, how to be BULLY-PROOF wherever they go and how to use these powerful self-defense techniques to protect themselves, if necessary.

Adults learn those same skills, which gives them a sense of EMPOWERMENT and tremendous peace of mind knowing that they can defend themselves and their loved ones, if the situation arises.

More importantly, it’s a super fun way to discover new interests, challenge your body, mind and spirit, and learn new things about yourself that you wouldn’t have known otherwise.

Premier Martial Arts Academy has a state-of-the-art facility and equipment, both of which are meticulously clean and safe. Your safety here is our top priority and we take it very seriously 24/7.

Our instructors are highly qualified, experienced, friendly, and fun! They LOVE what they do and are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals. You’ll see after only one class how our school offers everyone the opportunity to learn quickly and excel at a much faster pace than any other school around. That’s because we use positive reinforcement and a way of communicating with kids at their level. This provides the most enriching learning environment to ensure your child’s success.

Students use our classes as a highly effective training tool for personal defense, a stellar boost to weight loss and fitness gains, or even as a stand-alone martial art. Whatever your reason is for practicing martial arts, you can be sure that Premier Martial Arts Academy will meet AND exceed your expectations.

Get ready to experience the best prices, the most amazing staff, and have the most fun you've EVER had getting fit. Read below to get a feel for the vibe of our expertise behind the lessons.

Head Instructor

Grand Master Pedro has been involved in martial arts for over 40 years and has an immense passion for teaching students. He enjoys seeing the progression of his students, as well as how they learn the foundational aspects of martial arts.

The beliefs of family and unity are what Grand Master Pedro strives to instill in his students so they grow toward reaching their full potential and become better people in the world.

Grand Master Pedro has a bachelor’s degree in Spanish Literature, a master’s degree in Spanish Literature, as well as a Juris Doctor degree.

Meet Grand Master Pedro

Owner at Premier Martial Arts Academy in Rancho Cucamonga, CA
8th Degree Black Belt

Grand Master Pedro has been involved in martial arts for over 40 years. He has an immense passion for teaching students and seeing their growth in the foundational aspects of martial arts. Confidence, leadership, and perseverance are some attributes that Grand Master Pedro strives to instill in his students so they can successfully grow to be better people in the world. Grand Master Pedro has a Master’s of Arts Degree in Literature from Cal State University, Los Angeles, as well as a Juris Doctor Degree from Pacific West College of Law. He continues to push for higher education in order to give the best of himself at everything he does. Teaching martial arts is his life’s ambition. He is a great example of determination, hard work, and strength for people who are in need of someone to look up to.

Meet Julissa D.

Team Coach at Premier Martial Arts Academy in Rancho Cucamonga,
3rd Degree Black Belt

Master Julissa is a 3rd degree black belt with over 20 years in the Martial Arts field. She earned the opportunity to live in Barcelona and train at Spain’s Olympic Center for five years. While there, she received training under some of the best coaches in the world. Master Julissa completed her Biology degree at the prestigious University Autonoma of Barcelona. One of her future goals is to become a biochemist. Master Julissa went on to compete in her first Olympic Games in Rio 2016 where she finished in an unprecedented 7th place. She continues to train for the 2020 Tokyo Games in hopes of earning an Olympic gold medal.

Meet Monica L

Program Director at Premier Martial Arts Academy in Rancho
Cucamonga, CA
2nd Degree Black Belt

Monica has been involved with Martial Arts since she was born. At a young age, she competed for a couple of years while simultaneously playing volleyball. Martial Arts gave her the basic fundamentals to reach the collegiate level in volleyball. In addition to being an athlete, she was also a student at the University of La Verne. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training. Her degree emphasized first response medical assistance, rehabilitation, and treatment through the use of manual therapy and modalities. Because of her experience with sports, Monica understands what physical and mental capacity it takes to be at a high level. She states that Martial Arts provides a great stepping stone because of all the qualities it requires to practice in the sport.

Meet Peter L.

Manager at Premier Martial Arts Academy in Rancho Cucamonga, CA
5th degree black belt

Master Peter has over 25 years’ experience in the Martial Arts and his journey began at a young age. With a lot of effort, time, and drive, he became the best in the world by winning World Championships. Master Peter is a 2-time Olympian, having competed in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Olympics. Master Peter finished at an impressive 5th place at the Beijing games. Because of martial arts, he has overcome multiple adversities in his life that did not hinder the ability to achieve his goals. Master Peter believes that martial arts will help everyone push through their challenges and reach their highest potential.


How to Get Started

Come join our Rancho Cucamonga, CA facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Family Martial Arts, Summer Camp, and Birthday Parties . Choose a program that most interests you and take the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (909) 484-5425 if you have any further questions. We hope to speak with you soon!