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Fred Martinez, Superior Fitness

Fred is renowned in Santa Fe for his personal training. He has been in the fitness arena for over thirty years. He owns and manages Superior Fitness, now located at Santa Fe Fitness and Martial Arts.

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Professor Thomas Pless, Gracie Barra Santa Fe

A Third Degree Blackbelt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Alberto Crane and Draculino, Tom has been teaching Martial Arts for over 20 years. He is a black belt or equivalent rank in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, Muay Thai and Pekiti Tersi Kali. He also has a 4-0 MMA record. Born in Santa Fe, Tom is a lifelong Martial Arts devotee. His first foray into martial arts was at the age of fifteen with the study of Tae Kwon do at the Tae Kwon Do Institute, a discipline in which he holds the rank of black belt. Tom has trained in the field for 30 years and has owned the Santa Fe Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy for ten.

Greg Whitfield, Santa Fe Divine Healing Center

Greg owns and manages Santa Fe Divine Healing Center, a hot and warm yoga facility located inside Santa Fe Fitness and Martial Arts. He is a certified hot yoga instructor with special training in yoga for individuals with post traumatic stress disorder. He is also an energetic healing practitioner using Reiki and traditional Limpa methods along with angelic guidance to realign energy fields for his clients. Greg is a Temazcalero, trained to lead Temazcal sweat-lodge ceremonies, and a spiritual mentor and teacher.