Master Castillo, a native of Las Cruces, has been diligently practicing martial arts for 28 years and has been teaching for the last 24 years. Master Castillo, a 6th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo & 5th Degree Black Belt in Hapkido, has had the tremendous opportunity to train with many different highly distinguished martial arts masters over the past twenty seven years. He is always ecstatic to share his knowledge with others. He has trained numerous students up through the black belt levels and has produced many state and national champion competitors. Master Castillo has also had the opportunity to help build the new Iraqi government's police and soldier forces, teaching hundreds valuable life-saving hand to hand combat skills. One of Master Castillo's biggest goals, is to give back to the city of Las Cruces, NM teaching students to be good citizens, who are confident, respectful, physically fit, and are able defend themselves. Maximum Martial Arts Center is the only Combat Veteran owned and operated martial arts school in Las Cruces.
Sabumnim Amanda Shields-
4th Degree Black Belt Kukkiwon Taekwondo
Assistant Head Instructor
All of our instructors are highly qualified, internationally certified black belts, who consistently train to be experts in their perspective arts. All instructors at Maximum Martial Arts are focused on the martial education of each student, helping them to successfully achieve their goals both physically and mentally.
Our other Maximum Martial Arts Instructors include: Sabumnim Terry Jameson- 4th Dan Black Belt Chung Do Kwan TaekwondoKyosanim Gabriella Hernandez- 3rd Dan Black Belt Kukkiwon TaekwondoKyosanim Joshua Brockman- 1st Dan Black Belt Kukkiwon TaekwondoKyosanim Anthony Tarazoff- 2nd Dan Black Belt World Kido/Hanminjok Hapkido Vince Negron- Head Assistant Kickboxing Instructor (22 Years Experience)
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(575) 524-3185 415 E. Foster Rd. Las Cruces, NM 88005