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Character & Leadership Development Academy



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President Edward Ochoa Jr. 

Our leadership team is committed to making Athletes of Honor Leadership Academy one of the premier institutes for forming young men and women into the leaders of tomorrow.


I am the President of Athletes of Honor. I am a US Marine, Assistant Team USA Coach, Professional Boxing Coach, AIBA 1 Star International Boxing Coach and have over 19 years coaching and training experience in multiple sports, combat training disciplines, and athlete performance training.  I am a Licensed and Certified USA Boxing Coach, AIBA One Star Certified International boxing coach, Certified MMA Strength and Condition Coach (MMASC), Speed & Agility Coach (CSAC), Certified Training for Warriors Coach and Affiliate, Certified Muay Thai Fitness Instructor from 3 Time Muay Thai Champion Bryce Krause. I was also the Community Relations Manager for Velocity Sports Performance a premier athletic performance training center for youth and professional athletes. 


I recently served as Assistant Coach on Team USA under Olympic Coach Augie Sanchez for the Junior National Team in the 2019 Bornemissza International Boxing tournament in which 23 countries participated and of which Team USA made history with 7 Gold Medals, 1 Silver Medal, and 4 Bronze Medals. 


I hold a Bachelors Degree from The Master’s University (TMU) in Santa Clarita, California and pursuing a Masters Degree in Sports Coaching & Leadership from Michigan State University. I currently serve as Owner/Athlete Development Director/ Head Boxing Coach of Cross Driven Athletics, President of Athletes of Honor Leadership Academy and currently serve on the USA Boxing Ethics Committee. 


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