“ on the day of victory no fatigue is felt” - German Proverd


Carlos Castro

Carlos Castro was a NYPD Police Officer from July 1989 to July 2010 and retired after 21 years of service. Carlos started training in the Martial Art of Tae Kwon Do in 1981 at the age of 14 and has been training in & researching other martial arts ever since. He has several Black Belts & instructor certifications & teaches the following styles: The Filipino Martial Arts of Kali, Escrima, Arnis & Panantukan, Maphilindo-Madjapahit Silat, Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do & Muay Thai. He trains under several instructors & is certified under the world renown Guro Dan Inosanto who is the only living person certified to teach Jeet Kune Do under the late Sijo and creator Bruce Lee. Carlos uses his law enforcement & martial art experience to show the real world of violent encounters as well as the legal ramifications of physical confrontations. He and his wife Paula will be joining the instructor staff at Anthony Esposito Fitness.