Our history in the Martial Arts and Wellness Industry goes back as far as 1994, establishing its' roots in the wonderful island of Puerto Rico. This is when our founder commenced his most magnificent and rewarding journey of mastering the art of TaeKwonDo; By teaching, coaching, and educating many students of all ages at a very early age in life. Our founder is Zachary Guzman- Owner/Director of ZG Therapy, LLC and former owner and operator of UMAF, LLC (Ultimate Martial Arts & Fitness) in Virginia. He is a "Master" in martial arts, with more than 30+ plus years of Martial Arts & Wellness experience and a 5th Degree Black Belt certified through the governing body of TaeKwonDo by the world "TKD" headquarters called Kukkiwon, located in Seoul, Korea. Master Zachary Guzman has also practiced various other martial arts, holding a vast amount of knowledge and comprehension in their art and techniques.
Few years shortly after our founder commenced his teachings, he went on to also be an athlete at the Specialized Olympic School called the Albergue Olimpico (within the Olympic Training Center) in Puerto Rico, a very prestigious boarding school that trains top elite youth athletes to become the best in their discipline of sport, by training very intensely and sewing the seeds to become the next top Olympic athlete (a Grassroots School). Master Zachary Guzman is an alumni from the Albergue Olimpico (Class of 2000), he was an athlete in the Olympic sport of Tae Kwon Do.
In addition to this, the school is also an educational center, allied with the Olympic Committee and the Department of Recreation and Sports, supported by the Center of Sports Health and Exercise Sciences, aimed at the comprehensive development of the student athlete, who will use sports as a principal instrument for his cognitive-constructivist and humanities education.
Having it’s own sports medical clinic center. It is also here where Zachary Guzman learned his first massage techniques and therapeutical wellness; as the therapeutic massages were being performed on him for recovery purposes. It is here where Zachary’s massages had its unique and humble beginnings, as he started applying these techniques that he would learn to help some other fellow athletes to recover from their sore and tired muscles and improve their recovery time in a even quicker asserting fashion by providing sports and trigger point massage techniques, along with stretching.
This plus many other health and wellness knowledge has been compiled throughout the 30+ plus years to bring to you a very unique and comprehensive method of helping you maximize your full potential.