SONNY CASTILLO-RUBIO JR.I currently hold a third degree black belt in integrated warrior arts. This art is a combined system of the Filipino arts of sticks, bladed weapons such as swords, knifes daggers as well as the empty hands self-defense and the American Kenpo methods of Kenpo Jutsu which includes escapes, locks, takedowns and related self-defense techniques. I began training in 2005. I also have a purple belt in Royce Gracie jujitsu, under Snake from team R.O.C Charlotte NC, and a blue belt in judo under Sensi Susan- Judo America equivalent to a Jiu-Jitsu purple belt.
In 2009 I began training in the Kombat Sports system with team R.O.C. out of Charlotte Harrisburg North Carolina. The courses were an intensive training of MMA and reality of combat which included boxing, kick boxing, MMA submissions, holds and locks.
I also trained with team vision that included Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu that included intensive ground work and submissions.
2010 to current I have training in judo under the tutelage of master Susan Marquez of judo America, the El Centro Division. Currently I’ve won 3 gold medals, 1 silver medal and one bronze medal in my division as a blue belt.