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A Traditional Education in Japanese Martial Arts History

Grandmaster Marchetti recently led a presentation on Japanese martial arts history to a group of young students.  He conducted this seminar for Master Hector Rodriguez and his American Pride school based in Florida.  Grandmaster Marchetti believes that a strong background in the history of the arts is essential; it forms the foundation for all martial…

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“Real Rocky” Chuck Wepner speaks about upcoming biopic…

[x_pullquote cite=”Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti” type=”right”]”Chuck is the toughest warrior and best friend I could ever have […] he never had a trainer until he fought Muhammed Ali. Chuck fought everybody and even fought an 8-foot bear… twice. He got into the ring with the baddest of the bad. He is a true hero to America,…

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Grandmaster Marchetti Connects with Goshin Ryu Karate Do Association

Recently, Grandmaster Marchetti was requested by his long time friend, Grandmaster Juan Otero, to provide two hours of Ju Jitsu training at a recent black belt meeting of the Goshin Ryu Karate Do Association.  Grandmaster Marchetti and Grandmaster Otero travelled from their homes in Florida to attend this training.  This training seminar was held on May 14, 2016, at…

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Pedro Bennett Interview with Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti

While many in the martial arts know of Grandmaster Marchetti only a relative few of us have had the opportunity to hear him speak about his life experiences and views. Interviews in his own voice are rare but fortunately we now  have the opportunity to share one of those with you. Pedro Bennet the director…

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World Head of Family Sokeship Council 23rd Anniversary Celebration

Grandmaster Marchetti recently attended the World Head of Family Sokeship Council 23rd Anniversary Celebration. The event was held over Labor Day weekend at the DoubleTree hotel in Omaha, Nebraska. Grandmaster Marchetti always looks forward attending and this time proved no exception. While traveling Grandmaster Marchetti enjoyed the great companionship of Grandmaster Gary Pointer. They left Florida Friday evening heading…

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Grandmaster Marchetti and Junior dos Santos

While on business recently Grandmaster Marchetti was pleasantly surprised to run into Junior dos Santos. Santos is a fighter currently living in Ft. Lauderdale and training with American Top Team. As Grandmaster Marchetti is a frequent guest at the facility, it is likely they will meet again! We have plenty of other news to come, so…

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Seminar at Iron Warriors in Florida

Recently, Grandmaster Marchetti was invited to observe a seminar given by Grandmaster Stephen Roensch.  The seminar occurred towards the end of August 2015, and the venue was the Iron Warriors dojo in Hollywood Florida, which is owned by 8th Degree Black Belt Rey Perez.  Accompanying Grandmaster Marchetti, was his Michi Budo Ryu black belt and…

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Grandmaster Marchetti and Josie Murray in Florida!

One of the great things about being a martial artist is getting the chance to meet so many great people during your travels.  People with incredible drive, skill and dedication to their craft. An example of this is the friendship between  Grandmaster Marchetti and Josie Murray.  Recently, Mr. Murray visited Florida to receive an award and spent most…

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Grandmaster Marchetti and Chuck Wepner meet great people…

Recently Grandmaster Marchetti was visited in Florida by his friend, boxing legend and Kearny Martial Arts black belt Chuck Wepner. In addition to other activities they hit several of Grandmaster Marchetti’s favorite Florida locations and connected with great folks along the way. The photos below show just a few highlights… Chuck Wepner and Grandmaster Marchetti on Marco…

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