Jose DeArce

Jose’s journey in massage, health and fitness begin in 1986 when he began martial arts training, where he earned nine different black belts over the next thirty years.

In Puerto Rico, in the early1990’s, Jose was one of only a handful of people to be certified as a Fitness Trainer. He was also the pioneer of fitness kickboxing while working at the famous Powerhouse Gym.  Jose coached a cross-section of athletes from bodybuilders, powerlifters, fighters, to pro athletes.

While working on his Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, he was an athletic training student at the University of Puerto Rico, where he had the unique opportunity to work on hundreds of athletes; performing sport massage, therapeutic intervention, and injury rehabilitation.

Jose has been a massage therapist since 1996 and a massage instructor since 2004.  His education; experience, passion, and unique set of skills in massage, fitness, eastern/western philosophy towards bodywork will help you become a better therapist and prolong your career!