Coaches and Team Members
We proudly employ only the best coaches that we believe display our unique V12 image. Join our coaches for one of their family-friendly, heart-pumping classes today to see what V12 is really about.
Einrique is V12's Fitness Manager, a personal trainer, nutritionist, and group instructor. With a background in competitive bodybuilding and a personality that makes getting in shape fun, he is the perfect combination of expertise and effectiveness.
Master Rivera Youth Jiu Jitsu Instructor and Kickboxing Instructor
Master Rivera is a 4th Degree Black Belt in TANG SOO DO, JUNG MOO KWAN Tae Kwon Do
Black Belt in Kickboxing and Technique with each child and above all, the fun of martial arts training!
Frankie works hard to pass values of Honor. In addition to martial arts training, Frankie is a Certified Personal Trainer and MMA Conditioning Coach with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
Frankie began training in martial arts at a young age and continued vigorously until he felt his calling to serve his country in the United States Army. "Sgt. Rivera" was stationed with the 101st Military Intelligence Airborne Ranger Unit located at Ft. Riley, KS. Because of Frankie's martial arts expertise, he was granted the honor of becoming the Hand to Hand Instructor for his unit during Desert Storm! Go Army!Integrity
Thom began his martial arts training in 1990 and has successfully achieved multiple black belts in several martial arts systems. His belief is that every martial arts system has something good offer. So, whether it's punching, kicking, takedowns or submissions, Thom is equipped with the knowledge to lead you to success!
In 2005, Thom followed his dream to teach professionally and has assisted in instructing many outstanding athletes which include both national and international competitors as well as thousands of students in the League City Area. With years of training, he has developed a progressive style of teaching that anyone can follow regardless of age or stature. Because of his hard work and dedication, Thom was inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame for "Excellence in Martial Arts Instruction". Thus, his teachings have left the boundaries of his hometown and has expanded nationally producing several Charter Schools under his lineage.
Here at V12 Sports and Fitness, Thom leads the Muay Thai Kickboxing and MMA programs as well as V12's exclusive Fight Team, The V-Team. As a Fight Manager and Trainer, Thom believes in a tight family environment and carefully evaluates each athlete to insure safety and the best path of growth.
Trained under the late great Bobby “El Jefe” Flores, Uko Isidienu is a rising boxing coach and trainer in the Houston area. Winning 3 regional Golden Gloves tournaments and advancing and placing in multiple state tournaments he has been involved in the sport for over 15 years including the past 4 years as a coach. He is fast becoming one of the top striking coaches in the Greater Houston area and one of the head coaches of the V-12 fight team.