About Us

Who We Are

Our programs help people from all walks of life.

If you're a parent looking for a good, structured environment for your child where concepts like respect, self-discipline, focus, and self-confidence are practiced like second nature... look no further! Our award-winning children's program was designed to teach these ideas while also giving kids practical self-defense techniques.

Our students work hard. Because of that, they know first-hand the feeling of accomplishment.

We love seeing the life lessons that are automatically taught just by studying the martial arts, using the most modern motivation techniques and teaching methods.

Our practical and effective curriculum doesn't stop there. We have a few different programs for adults that are result driven classes that cater to the needs of the individual. The focus is to tailor the art to the individual so that you gain the most from your training.
Meet Luke Elrod
Owner at 1Up Martial Arts in Winter Park, FL
2nd Degree Black Belt

Luke Elrod is a 2nd degree black belt who got involved with martial arts training at the young age of 6 and has never looked back. He has spent many years training in Chun Do Kwan, and American Kenpo as well as over 12 years instructing men, woman and children of all ages.

Under the guidance of his former instructors, Ray Northern (5th degree black belt in Chun Do Kwan) and Mike Friedman (5th degree black belt in American Kenpo), Luke Elrod has refined his ability to engage and instruct children, teens, and adults in martial arts.

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How to Get Started

Come join our Winter Park, FL facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Kickboxing, Birthday Parties, and Summer Camp . Choose a program that most interests you and take the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (863) 397-9147 if you have any further questions. We hope to speak with you soon!