Primal Striking and BJJ is built on a foundation of lineage and experience that extends over the decades. Our coaches personally have over 15 years of training and experience and are ranked under some of the most incredible and legitimate instructors anywhere. We are here to provide you quality training at any level that you wish to experience we are beginner friendly as well as capable of training pro fighters. What ever your needs are we are here for you.
Coach Formiga is a veteran capoeirista of more than 20 years, a professional Muay Thai fighter, a Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt under World Champion Fabio Novaes, and a Judo Brown Belt.
Coach Justin Terrell started his martial arts journey in 2004 with Kru Dan Rawlings of Griffonrawl Muay Thai, after several years of Muay Thai he discovered his love for Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu and started training No-GI in 2006. In 2011 he met Professor Fabio Novaes and has been under him ever since. Winning medals at Ibjjf, Naga and Newbreed competitions along his journey. He is now a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under World Champion Fabio Novaes, and has continued his study of Muay Thai and Judo for over 16 years.
Leanna Ramirez has been doing martial arts for three years under coach Joe Cortez. She is a level one Muay Thai. practitioner and a personal trainer for primal striking. She offers kick boxing, cardio and weight loss, athletic training, strength and conditioning, injury rehab and Muay Thai. She has experience working with clients with strokes, TIA’s, cerebral palsy, children and athletes. Leanna Ramirez works hard to see her clients be the best version of themselves.
Jomar Perez started his journey in fitness and MMA at the age of 8. He served in the United States Marines as a Martial Artist & Combatives Trainer. He became a personal trainer in NYC and has competed in Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Boxing and BJJ. He also has experience in Strength training, bodybuilding and mobility training.
Coach Joe Campbell is a Blue Belt in Jiu-Jitsu under Coach Justin Terrell and Joe Cortez, a level one Muay Thai practitioner, a personal trainer and expert in fitness and conditioning.