WE ARE BLACK BELT SCHOOL
COMMITTED TO EXCELLENCE
Be the leading Martial Arts school organization, empowering our students and their families through an innovative care for their growth and development. We stand by our “The family that kicks together sticks together” slogan.
UMAFC is a group of Martial Arts practitioner dedicated to delivering best-value teaching based on innovative applications of our understanding of the Martial Arts.
⦁ We commit to exceeding our student’s expectations for quality, care, responsiveness, and excellence while teaching within the agreed premises and schedule.
⦁ We maintain the highest standards of VIRTUE, ethical behavior and professional integrity.
⦁ We allow instructors to employ exceptional creativity, expertise, and determination to teach closely with one another and for our students.
⦁ We pursue technical growth and family values to increase value for our communities and opportunity for our instructors.
⦁ We motivate and reward outstanding performance through our student special elite programs.
⦁ We foster an environment that encourages technical detail, personal and professional growth and creativity, and freedom.
⦁ We focus our growth toward the empowerment of families.
Why workout here?
Meet Our Leader & Instructors
Master Tony Alviz
We are the master and instructors of the UMAFC, better known as United Martial Arts Family Center. We teach the ancient forms of Korean Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Hap Ki Do and Kendo. The United Martial Arts Family Center is a recognized institution dedicated to the empowerment of families and individuals. Its Master and Instructors have been involved in Martial Arts for more than three decades.
Chief Master Instructor Tony Alviz is the most highly regarded figure in our community, having been internationally involved in Martial Arts for thirty-five years. He has cofounded schools several schools in the United States. He and the supporting masters and instructors have a wide range of technical expertise in Martial Arts making our organization unique. Senior instructor Ralph Knapp/Michelle Beltran and Taj George is a solid instructor with a combine 30-year experience in Martial Arts, co-directed several Dojos under YMCA Martial Arts programs. Instructor Saul J Trujillo/Christian J. Trujillo/Faustino Pereyda/Cecilia Abraham/ Emiliano Pereyda/Camila Pereyda also had combined over thirty years of experience in Martial Arts. They all have cofounded the Martial Arts program within the Border View YMCA, USA and the UMAFC. Besides Martial Arts, our team of master and instructors poses a wide range of skills that make our school unique. It is truly a respected team of well-rounded experienced Masters and Instructors. We believe that changes come from within and with this practice we can change one person at a time.
Society dictates that we possess a certain amount of self-assertiveness. The need for physical and mental improvement and development is universal. The need for protection is personal. People of all ages are looking for a way to invest their time to yield for greater return in their lives. Make no mistake! Thousands have found just that in the United Martial Arts Family Center. So, let us do what we do best. Let us show you how we can help you.
Welcome to our Gym
OF PEOPLE TRAINED
SQUARE FEET AREA
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
IN THE CENTER OF THE CITY
Come visit us!
Open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (Studio)Monday and Wednesday at Park De La Cruz Recreation Center
Class times depend on the rank and age of participants, please follow the schedule page for detailed information.
Studio Address: 1424 30th St, San Diego, CA 92154Park De La Cruz Rec Center: 3901 Landis St. San Diego, CA 92105