Mr. Juarez began his martial arts journey as an after school activity. He trained under Master Joseph Gonzalez (Karate/Brown Belt) for 4 years and Master David Lewis (Goshin Jiu-Jitsu/3rd degree black belt) for 15 years. Mr. Juarez is also a black belt in Kajukenbo under Senior Grand Master Dann Baker and a blue belt in Brazilian Jiujutsu under Master Cleber Luciano and Sean Cooper.
Mr. Juarez has taught self-defense and combative arts since 1993. In this time he has worked with law enforcement agencies in specialized hand-to-hand combat and has taught safety and crisis prevention classes to women and children. Mr. Juarez continues to study Kajukenbo under Sigung Tony Morel.