Our Philospohy

True Martial Arts comes in the form of living a transparent lifestyle. As Martial Artist, we are called to live in a way that honors the teachings of respect, honor, discipline, and integrity in our everyday walk. The True Practitioner understands that Martial Arts is more than a sport, it is a way of life.

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Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless like water. You put water into a cup. it becomes the cup. you put water into a bottle. it becomes the bottle. you put water into a teapot. it becomes the teapot. water can flow, or it can crash. Be water my friend. “-Bruce Lee

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Our Instructors

Caleb Putnam

Caleb Putnam

Assistant Instructor

Mr. Putnam has been training in at Saldivar Martial Arts for over 10 years and has received the rank of 3rd degree black belt in 2017.

Matthew Saldivar

Matthew Saldivar

Head Instructor/ Founder

Karate can be practiced as an art, self defense or as a combat sport. Traditional karate places emphasis on self-development.

People About Us

These training programs are the best in the state. The coaches are great, patient and supportive. Great job!

Julia Armstrong

I enjoyed training with the coach greatly. Thank you for the amazing opportunity and awesome experience.

Nick Sullivan

My kids love your school. Professional and individual approach is key in this job. So, thank you a lot.

Sam Jones