The retired professional athlete with over 15yrs experience competing and coaching boxers. Owner/head trainer at PTC Boxing Gym in San Diego (Birdrock beach), CA., & Assistant Coach to WBO World Champion Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker
Michael started boxing at the age of 11 with the encouragement of his father and competed in the local USA Boxing circuit before joining the US Navy. In 2006 Mikey began working as a boxing trainer at PB Boxing, formerly the Boxing Club.
Nicknamed “La Pulga” for her small frame and quick and explosive fighting style, Vu made her pro-debut in western boxing on March of 2016 and is currently active as a pro-female boxer for the minimum weight class (105 lbs. and under).
Coach Gabe: Nicknamed “Lil Bull,” Gabe has over 7 years of experience in training and competing in Muay Thai under Coach Eddie Loco. He also has a purple belt in Jiu-Jitsu and has close to 10 years of experience. Gabe is a great coach for kids and teens, with his practical but also sensitive approach. You can follow Coach Gabe on his Instagram.
James started training in the martial art Tae Kwon Do at age 4. At the age of 18 he began to explore and train in multiple disciplines including Jeet Kune Do, Wing Chun Kung Fu, Filipino Kali, Muay Thai, Judo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and catch wrestling. In 2012 he made his kickboxing debut and currently holds a record of 4-0 and MMA record of 7-2-0.
The PTC boys: Benny & Chalky are the PTC Boxing Gym security staff & gym greeters. They are blue and White English Staffordshire Bull Terriers. Both born in California from two different breeders. Trained personally by Coach Eddie ``loco, they are strong gentle giants, they are always ready for training and fun long run. Follow the PTC Boys on their Instagram.