Bay Area Boxing Instructors

Take a look at our instructors:

Nick Cody – General Manager, Beginner BJJ, Crossfit

Nick started training at Bay Area Boxing when it first opened in 2010. He began in BJJ and after a few years started Muy Thai where he fell in love with the “Art of Eight Limbs”. With his amateur Muy Thai and MMA competition experience, Nick brings an intense and high level of energy to all of the classes he teaches. You can find him at the gym Monday through Friday where he can assist with any questions you might have, whether it’s about the facility, classes, or pricing. You can also catch him teaching the beginner BJJ and crossfit classes daily! [Read more…]

Jake Tipton – Assistant Manager

Jake holds the rank of blue belt in BJJ under Brian Fernandez and has been training Muay Thai under Daniel Agid.

Come in Saturday and Sunday and talk to Jake about signing up and knock the boring out of your fitness routine!

Jake is also an assistant manager and part of our sales staff.

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Olivia Valencia – BayFit Boxing

Olivia specializes in group training and high intense cardio and resistance training workouts. She also teaches at our sister gym, Bay MMA & Fitness in Hayward, where she has continued to add combat fighting skills to her repertoire.

Come take one of Olivias no nonsense classes every Thursday at 5:15pm!
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Tenshow Streets – BayFit Boxing & Kickboxing

Tenshow started his path to Muay Thai at Bay Area Boxing in Belmont when we first opened in 2010. Fresh out of high school, Tenshow moved to San Luis Obispo to attend Cal-Poly. During his time in SLO he refined his skills at Elite Muy Thai/Paragon BJJ. He quickly rose up through the ranks in the CA Muay Thai circuit where he obtained an amateur title, boasting a record of 5-1. You can find Tenshow teaching the Saturday kickboxing classes every weekend!  [Read more…]

Israel Rodriguez – BayFit Boxing

Israel has over 7 plus years of boxing/kickboxing/MMA experience with two amateur wins in MMA. He has trained all over California, from the East Bay to So-Cal and now here in the Peninsula. With his unique style in boxing and kickboxing and restless grinding wrestling Izzy should have a bright future in MMA. Come down and try his high-energy class, he will be there with you every possible moment to make sure you have the motivation you need to get through your workout! Izzy teaches every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 6:15 am. [Read more…]

Alexey Bulankov – Head Boxing instructor

With 15+ years in European style Boxing Alexey specializes in teaching basic boxing techniques and boxing conditioning.

Come check out one his classes every Monday and Wednesday night 7:45 pm and Saturdays at 10am!

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Troy Lemons Jr. – BayFit Kickboxing

Originally from Hawaii, Troy has spent most of his time in the Bay Area. He has trained Muay Thai for 3 years here at Bay Area Boxing. He has competed in Muay Thai exhibition matches and looks to further his fighting career in Muay Thai with aspirations of competing in MMA soon. Come check out his BayFit Kickboxing class every Wednesday and Friday at 5:15 pm! [Read more…]

Jason Gonzales – BayFit Boxing

Jason teaches the Sunday morning Bay Fit Boxing classes at 10:30 am. His class combines High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT), fundamental boxing drills on the heavy bag, and ends with core exercises as well as a cool down stretch. Stance, balance, footwork, and an efficient jab are at the core of Jason’s boxing philosophy. Jason loves to talk boxing and mixed martial arts. Stop by anytime and say hi! Jason can be reached at (650) 274-5443 or at www.fightfuze.com. [Read more…]

Angela Lou – BayFit Boxing

Angela started Kickboxing in 2013 and soon added Western Style boxing and TRX to her repertoire of training.

As a certified group class and kettlebell instructor Angela brings a high level of love and passion to her classes. Come check out one of her high paced intense boxing classes every Tuesday at 5:15 pm and Saturdays at 9am! [Read more…]

Jake Deiaco – General Manager/ Head BayFit CrossTrain instructor

Jake DeIaco grew up in Tucson, AZ and moved to California in 2007. Jake developed a passion for fitness at a young age and since has made a career in fitness sales, management and personal training. Jake has managed some of the top fight and fitness clubs nationwide and looks to continue his passion here at Bay Area Boxing. Mr. DeIaco is dedicated to providing a fun and safe environment for people of all fitness levels to train Boxing, Kickboxing, MMA and Jiu-Jitsu. If you are interested in more info on our staff or instructors give us a call at (650)520-8113. [Read more…]

Brian Fernandez – Head Brazilian Jiu- Jitsu instructor

Brian was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and has been training martial arts for the last 20+ years. In 1994, Brian Received a black belt in Judo from Willy Cahill. After many years of training and competition Brian added a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu to his resume under Ralph Gracie in 2007. Now retired from competition, Brian looks to further his love of BJJ as the head instructor at Bay Area Boxing. His classes are 1 ½ hours long and consist of BJJ warm ups, technique and full contact sparring. Being a black belt in Jiu Jitsu Brian can belt our students up to his ranking. [Read more…]