Team Nogueira in West Palm Beach, Florida, is dedicated to the highest quality of martial arts training. We are committed to continually enhancing our program to address exercise, drills, safety tips and a realistic approach to self-defense situations. We “Build Confidence Through Achievement” and provide an environment conducive to positive relationships, fostering self-discipline and self-confidence and self-respect. Although we honor Martial Arts traditions that go back centuries, we are dynamic and are constantly seeking new and innovative ways to enthuse and excite our students. We have a full mixed martial arts training facility. We have a full 20 foot fight cage, ample mat space, heavy bags and all the equipment to train in all aspects of mixed martial arts.
Wald Bloise is a World Extreme Fighting Champion, HooknShoot Champion, Reality Fighting Champion, Absolute Fighting Champion, NAGA Absolute Champion & Pan American Champion. Wald is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under his cousin and close friend, “Minotauro” Nogueira and also a Muay Thai black belt . He was Muay Thai coach for American Top Team and The Armory prior to opening the school. Nogueira and Wald trained together for many years. Wald taught his Muay Thai skills to Nogueira and Nogueira taught Wald Jiu Jitsu.
Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira is the former UFC Heavyweight Champion and became the first person to ever hold the heavyweight title in both Pride FC and the UFC. He is a top heavyweight of the world. Nogueira is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Judo black belt. Some might also know him as “Big Nog” as he has a twin brother who is also a very skilled MMA fighter. “Minotauro” Nogueira has faught and beaten some of the best fighters in the world.