OUR MISSION STATEMENT
"We will use the teaching, training and involvement in martial arts as a medium to involve children, youth and adults to provide them with the environment to master the virtues of martial arts training; respect, hard work, dedication, determination, self awareness, humility and compassion. The students will be incorporated into a nurturing environment, at the hands of head instructor, Alex Ramirez, who has used martial arts as a means of stabilizing and bettering peoples lives morally, spiritually and physically, and by extension becoming a productive members of society.
AR Martial Arts is dedicated and committed to its community in becoming the community’s trusted and preferred wellness center. My work goes beyond the physical, it’s promoting and instilling wider values, higher confidence and leadership skills."
- Alex Ramirez
Health and Physical Education Teacher
Bishop Allen Academy
“Alex Ramirez has assisted in delivering a fantastic physical education experience to the students at Bishop Allen Academy for the past 10 years. Alex routinely uses up to date instructional strategies to convey his teaching points to the students. Alex is extremely knowledgeable and is a qualified and decorated Instructor with numerous martial arts and fitness certifications.
His passion for health and fitness is evident in his programs and teaching. With fitness becoming such an integral part of sport and maintaining overall health in today’s society, it is evident that Alex can help any Physical Education Department compliment their regular programming.
I am happy to support all of his fitness related endeavors.”
“Alex is a skilled instructor with great energy and the demonstrated ability to connect with the groups he leads. He is patient with his students and able to engage the group in ways that are informative, fun, and challenging.
Our group had a positive experience taking part in his martial arts workshops. If you are looking for Martial-Arts/Self-defense workshops he is the person for you!
My studio is to establish a welcoming, friendly and safe facility which welcomes a very dynamic range of individuals that will benefit from martial arts or self defense training.
I provide an instructor & student relationship that has a strong foundation in trust, encouragement, motivation, support, open mindedness and lgbtq2s friendly, welcoming all who want to learn and train.
ELEV8 Health and Fitness
1346 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6E 1C4
Personal Training & Self Defense Group Training
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