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Physical Strength & Control

“I’m looking for individuals who want a complete experience in my personalized training method.  I’m going to condense thirty years of martial arts into one by installing programs & frameworks for martial power, control & coordination into your subconscious mind.” – Octavio


There is no better way to improve your overall health in essential training exercises which indirectly targets mind, body & energy.


The ultimate goal is to maximize physiological adaptations and increase physical performance.


By refining the use of martial arts tools and application, your framework supports control, power & movement as a unit.

Personal Training

When it comes to workout performance and claiming you are doing the best you can, working directly with an expert will provide the consistency you need for your overall development. Work with a customizable plan in Portland Oregon. If you live outside of Portland, then we can include you in our online package.

“You may choose to meet with me online or in-person and I’ll have a dedicated plan to enhance your health. I will be your guide and mentor through this process. All it takes is your commitment to an overall plan and I’ll help you take all the guess work out.” – Octavio 

About Octavio Q

After 30 years of experience, practicing, teaching martial arts, Octavio Quintero created Way of the Martial Athlete to guide members in a constructive lesson plan; targeting essential strength and conditioning methods to advance skill in the least amount of time.  Relieving members from decades of research, Octavio integrates his expertise while the member is learning from a step by step platform.  Octavio’s lesson plan is unparalleled with no comparison to the average training session. You will immediately discover the difference between proficiency and the inexperienced.

Octavio Q was certified in Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune Do by the late Jerry Poteet as a Full Instructor and trained with Steve Golden who both studied with Lee. Octavio has reformed all methods and processes to target important functional ability under pressure in conditioning, control, dynamic movement and power which is now The Martial Athlete.

The Art of JKD Online Members 2020 – 2022

“As someone who has learned JKD concepts through a book 30 years ago, I can refine my knowledge and tools through your teaching.”


“The biggest take away I had was mechanics to striking which allowed for faster rebound, stronger attacks.”


“The incredible amount of repetitions have helped me familiarize myself with application of movement and structure.”


“Really enjoying the lessons, great guide to movement execution.”


“¡Buenos días! Sobre todo he conseguido integrar mejor la mecánica corporal que involucra todas las partes del cuero. Y también una visión y una experiencia más dinámica y adaptativa de los desplazamientos.”


“I have some martial arts experience in Kenpo and Kuk Sool Won, but this is completely different. I have learned to attack from both left and right front stances now. My right front stance is now my dominant stance. “


“Thanks for being a cool guy and as I said in my previous update, your passion in teaching and presenting JKD shines through and is inspirational.”


“Every lesson is worth learning. One of the best things that I did for myself. Thanks very much Octavio you made one of my dreams come true!”


“I have been trying to get down the straight lead for some time now and his explanations of the straight lead and the rear cross supplied me all the details I was missing…”


Customize your training plan

Schedule a free consultation with Octavio and learn what path is best for you.

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