Larrea Mixed Martial Arts is the premier MMA facility on Long Island. Located in East Rockaway, New York, Larrea Mixed Martial Arts goal is to have a place where everyone can practice and learn the art that has made so many people overachievers in the ring, cage, community and in life.
Headed by Gustavo Larrea (Sensei), Larrea Mixed Martial Arts offers a number of programs for physical fitness and instruction in Mixed Martial Arts. We invite you to come and visit our facility, and consider enrolling in one of our outstanding programs such as Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts, and also our Larrea Lions and Dragons Kids Programs.
Sensei Gustavo Larrea has been practicing the martial arts since he was 5 yrs old and has 22 years experience. He is a second degree Black Belt in Shotokan Karate and Kickboxing under Gustavo Larrea Senior and Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at the world famous Renzo Gracie Academy in NYC. Sensei Larrea is also an active competetor and MMA fighter and has previously held City, State and Regional titles in the USA Karate Federation (USAKF) and the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU)and has MMA fights scheduled through out the year.
In the sports of Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA Sensei has studied directly under some of the highest authorities in the sport including 18 time World Kickboxing Champion Paul Vizzio, UFC Welter Weight Champion Matt Serra, Cage of Fury Welter Weight Champion Nick Serra, John Danaher (World Renowned head instructor at RGA), World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion Augusto “Tio Chico” Vieira as well as Renzo, Daniel and Igor Gracie of the legendary Gracie Family.
Sensei Larrea’s goal is to educate and motivate students of all ages by passing on the life skills that he has learned from the martial arts such as goal setting, focus, concentration, leadership, fitness, self-defense and self-discipline.