Our Mission

Our mission at Extreme Martial Arts is to enhance our community by providing top-notch, 
realistic martial arts classes taught by professional instructors. Extreme Martial Arts is 
dedicated to teaching the most effective and proven forms of self defense: kickboxing and 
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. We offer accessible and world-class training for not only competitive fighters, 
but to people of all ages, fitness levels and backgrounds looking to learn new skills, get in 
shape, have fun and join our family-friendly environment. 
Meet Ty Garrett
Owner at Extreme Martial Arts in Amarillo, TX

Beginning at the age of seven, Ty Garrett has trained in the martial arts continuously for the last 30 years. He first began teaching professionally at age 16.

Blackbelts and Training:

6th Degree Blackbelt in kickboxing/Troy Dorsey Karate from Master Troy Dorsey

2nd Degree BlackBelt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu from Master Carlos Machado

3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do

1st Degree Blackbelt in Japanese Karate (Shotokan)

30+ years of overall Martial Arts training & competing

Varsity High School Wrestler under Coach Johnny Cobb

Several years of Boxing training

Awards & Titles:

International Kickboxing Federation World Titles (1 each at 159 lb., 180 lb., and 190 lb.) 

International Sport Kickboxing Association World Cup Title - 170 Ib.

Kickboxing record of 18-0, with 12 KOs

International Martial Arts Council Hall of Fame Inductee

International Martial Arts Council Fighter of the Decade 2010-2019 in Sport MMA

Co-Owner of Professional Karate in Lubbock, TX 2004-2006

Owner of Extreme Martial Arts 2006-Present

Voted "Best Martial Arts School" in Amarillo's Readers Choice Awards 2014-Present

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How to Get Started

Come join our Amarillo, TX facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kickboxing, Mixed Martial Arts, and Birthday Parties . 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 (806) 242-4362 if you have any further questions. We hope to speak with you soon!