Home of Orange County's most elite martial artists.

Welcome to Tomacelli Academy – your home for martial arts, combat training, and community building. For over a decade, our academy has been providing a safe and supportive environment for individuals to grow and develop their skills.

Under the guidance of head instructor and founder, Mike Tomacelli, our academy has become a hub for self-reliance and personal growth. With a passion for martial arts, Mike has assembled a team of top instructors in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, and Vale Tudo, including legends like Joe Moreira, Dave Jannson, and Marco Ruas. With their expertise, you’ll have the tools you need to achieve your goals and reach new heights.

But what sets Tomacelli Academy apart is our community. Our academy is more than just a place to train, it’s a place where individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences come together to form a family. Over time, our tight-knit community becomes bonded by a shared martial code of honor, loyalty, and respect.

At Tomacelli Academy, our purpose is to provide a welcoming and supportive environment where you can grow and thrive. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned veteran, our experienced team is dedicated to helping you reach your potential.

So why wait? Start your journey towards personal growth and fulfillment today. Visit us at and become a part of the Tomacelli Academy family.

This is my purpose.

-Professor Tomacelli