SoCal Fight Factory Trainers

Rene Leyva

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Rene oversees SoCal Fight Factory and its operation from fighter affairs to the facility's upkeep. Rene manages and trains fighters looking to compete within the MMA and Boxing division and is also an experienced personal trainer offering an array of calisthenic workouts for individuals and groups.
MMA/Boxing Coach and Manager

Fritz Rodriguez

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Fritz is our head MMA and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor.  Fritz is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and has 15+ years experience in boxing and wrestling.  He is a proponent of hard work and is dedicated to creating and coaching athletes that can compete at the highest levels. In addition, Fritz is commited to a very active kids program, one that promotes exercise, teamwork, and healthy competition.
MMA/Head Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Coach

Kru Pan Boonsook

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Pan is the most experienced Muay Thai Coach in the Antelope Valley, certified as a "Kru" Muay Thai instructor by the Muay Thai Academy of America and one of the original Muay Thai fighters to bring Traditional Muay Thai to the state of California. Having grown up in a Muay Thai gym, Pan literally has a lifetime of experience. His father and coach was a National Muay Thai champion and still owns a camp in Ubbornrajatani, Thailand. Pan is the only instructor in the Antelope Valley to teach traditional Muay Thai and we're glad he calls SoCal Fight Factory his home.
Muay Thai Coach

Jesse Strader

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Jesse leads our kid's wrestling program and teaches the kid's evening class. Jesse wrestled throughout highschool and continues to practice wrestling as a competitive MMA fighter. His wrestling has helped shape his success as an amateur fighter, currently ranked #3 in California with the California Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Organization (CAMO). Jesse's charismatic, patient approach is what makes our wrestling class one of our most popular kid's class. 
Wrestling Coach

Chris Sparks

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Chris is the head Boxing Coach at SoCal Fight Factory. Chris emphasizes physical fitness, technique, and sparring in his classes. He leverages his years of experience in professional boxing to build a team of hard-working, hard-punching fighters.  The boxing program at Socal Fight Factory is one of the most rigorous programs in the Antelope Valley with Chris at the helm.
Boxing Coach

Uzziel Vides

Boxing Coach
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Uzziel (Uzi for short) has been a part of the SoCal Fight Factory family since its inception and has been training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for over 7 years. Uzi, a brown belt, teaches our morning Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes and is actively engaged in our kids BJJ program. He has competed in over 50 tournaments from heavy weight to middle weight and is a local member of the community, having lived in the AV for over 15 years. Uzi's charisma along with his focus on teaching the fundamentals combined with physical conditioning provides for an engaging and challenging Jiu Jitsu program.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Coach