Instructors | Central PA Mixed Martial Arts


CPAMMA has the most certified and tested instructors in the area.  All instructors have been certified by accredited associations.  All Youth Martial Arts instructors have been certified from the Youth Martial Arts Association to have all criminal and child abuse background checks done.  Hover over the Instructor tab at the top of the page and select an instructor to learn more.

Ryan Brinkman

We are excited to announce we are bringing in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt; Ryan Brinkman to help teach Jiu-Jitsu classes at CPAMMA starting in January! Ryan’s mission is to find out every student’s goals and help them obtain these goals in a positive environment. Here are some of his achievements:…

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Mike Dessino

MMA Record - 3-0 College Wrestling Record - 105-43 45 pins High School: Was a three-time district champion…Won a regional championship and advanced to NJ states three-times…Two-time state placewinner…Career record of 145-22 with 98 falls….Was a three-time letterwinner in football. Personal: Son of Mike and Denise Dessino Favorite Place to…

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Ryan Gruhn

Read testimonials from Ryan's classes Here Certifications: Muay Thai - Full Instructor Dog Brothers Martial Arts - "Guro" / Full Dog Brother Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - Black Belt Combat Submission Wrestling - Certified Coach Jeet Kune Do - Full Instructor Filipino Martial Arts - Full Instructor USA Boxing - Certified Coach Youth…

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