Kru Nestor Marte

Nestor Marte is  the first and only American to be  certified by three  top  camps in Bangok: Saktaywan, Luk Bahn Yai, and  Sor  Sil Kune. Kru Nestor as over 15 years of experience in training and fighting in Bangkok, the  province  of Korhlat and  in New York City.

He has been privileged to train at the top Muay Thai camps in Bangkoki; Kiet Bong Chong, Kari Boy, Sak Mon Tree as well as Southern  Thailandís  best camps; Petch Nueng Reung, Sit-Or and the world famous Sitpholek and Sityod-Tong. A personal student of Master trainer Adjarn Prasit Thang Dong and eight times World Champion, Chang Puek Kietsong Krit, he has the honor and pleasure to train with some of the greatest Muay Thai fighters in the world. Kru Nestor has shared his passion for Thai Kickboxing by training legendary fighters such as Renzo Gracie, Ricardo Almeida, Ryan Gracie, Anderson Silva, and Assuerio Silva and Israel Gomes.

No longer a competitive fighter, Kru Nestor still makes bi-yearly training trips to Bangkok to keep on top of the Muay Thaiís latest techniques, regulations, training strategies and conditioning methods.

Over the past few years, Kru Nestor has been studying and developing his ground fighting skills training with Teimco Jonston-Ono (former Olympic great Judo master), Sensei Edson Carvalho (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu), and  Israel Gomes (Vale-Tudo Champion). Kru Nestor is also very fortunate to become and be accepted as a personal student of the legendary Brazilian Vale-Tudo and Luta livre fighter Master Eugenio Tadeu.


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