Our center is one of the largest fitness and MMA facilities in the Charlotte Metro area. A 9000 square foot facility that has dedicated 3500 square feet for mat space, a separate area for boot camps and fitness, and a relaxing area for parents and care takers.


Tony is passionate about health, fitness and martial arts. He is a long time multi-sport athlete that has played on a variety of levels. He knew long ago that he wanted to share his passion for health and wellness while encouraging others to accomplish their personal goals. He knows that everyone is fighting something, and is dedicated to hearing his members goals, and assisting them in accomplishing what they desire. He is the lead fitness instructor and one of the lead kick boxing instructors. Tony has competed and won in a variety of martial art competitions.


Paulo is a fourth degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt whom has competed and won as international competitor, he holds a pan american world champion and many other championship honors. He has many decades of instructing BJJ. Ultimately, he has dedicated his entire adult life to Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. Since he started training at the early age of 16, “Mushu” (as he is known in the International BJJ community) has trained under the sport’s greatest practitioners.


Alexis is an active MMA fighter and Fitness Enthusiast. She is a long time Athlete and has a passion for sharing her knowledge with others. In her spare time she is a pastry chef and likes to bake and make pastries for her friends and family. Don’t let her desire for sweets fool you, when she is training or teaching, she is one of the hardest workers in the gym. She loves to push and motivate others to attain their goals.


Daniel Beaupre is an energetic, knowledgeable personal trainer with 8+ years of experience. He has the ability to motivate and inspire clients regardless of physical fitness level and abilities. He has a passion for designing programs that improve fitness and increase all muscle functionality resulting in increased speed, strength, and agility. Daniel has a proven track record of helping clients achieve fitness goals through customized exercise instruction.

As a trainer the best experience you will enjoy is when you see that smile and excitement that comes over a client’s face when they accomplish something they thought was impossible to achieve.


Alpha is a UFC veteran that has many championship accolades. In addition, he is an internationally ranked professional kickboxer. He reigns from Salvador, Brazil. He is a black belt in Muay Thai Style Kickboxing, as well as a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. As Cor Fitness MMA’s lead striking instructor, he will oversee the Children’s and Adult Kickboxing, and MMA programs. Here are a few highlights on Alpha: MMA Champion of Mean Jungle Fight out of Brazil; WGP Kickboxing Champion; Fought on UFC Cards in Sao Paulo and Berlin.


BJ is one of our BJJ Instructors. He is in direct tutiledge of Paulo Mushu, and specializes in No-Gi BJJ. He is a Division 2 All American Football player, and has won many IBJJF Championships. He aspires to become an active MMA fighter and continue his martial journey.


Juanito is currently an amateur kickboxer. Juan is one of the hardest working student-athletes-instructors in Cor Fitness MMA. He is an excellent example of what it takes to realize dreams and goals. Juan is our children’s kickboxing instructor, under the guidance of Junior Alpha. The passion he exudes is something that many of our young athletes can learn. He is also one of our most experienced kickboxers competing and winning many local competitions.