Ucelo Martial Arts (UMA) was established in 1977 by our founder Gran Master Miguel Ucelo. Since then we’ve impacted the life of thousands. Ucelo Martial Arts Glendale first opened it’s doors in 2001, proudly serving the community of Glendale, Arizona for 18 years. Originally located in the Downtown Glendale area, our school is currently located at the north east corner of 59th Ave & Peoria Ave inside the Glendale Galleria shopping center. Ucelo Martial Arts Glendale is owned and operated by Master Abel Ucelo and wife Mrs. Sarah Ucelo, and their professional staff team members.
At Ucelo Martial Arts Glendale we are dedicated to empowering and helping children, teens, and adults in our community to be the best version of themselves, through martial arts excellence, fitness, and character development education.
Our vision at Ucelo Martial Arts Glendale is to make a difference in our community by empowering our students to be their personal best and reach their full potential, which will lead to remarkable improvements in all areas of their lives; literally making a better community, one student at a time.
At Ucelo Martial Arts Glendale we are commited to cultivating an environment that inspires our students, members, and families to become the best they can be. We promise that with utmost professionalism, in a safe and encouraging atmosphere, and with care and respect, to serve our students, members, and families at the highest level, constantly improving upon everything we do to better the experience we offer.