Elite Program


2 weeks for just $29

This is a great opportunity to see if your child wants to do martial arts.

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Your PREMIER school for youth martial arts in Pittsburg, Kansas.

We believe in teaching success values and life skills that can be used 

both on and off of our mats.


Our program in Pittsburg, Kansas is blowing parents away! Many parents enroll their kids thinking martial arts will help simply in self-defense. After your child enrolls in our program you’re going to notice an incredible transformation. Not only will they become stronger and healthier, but you’re going to see them become more confident and well-behaved. They will also be able to better handle certain situations, especially when it comes to self-defense. And most importantly, they will have FUN while learning all of this!


Martial arts for ages 4-6

Does your little one need an outlet for all that energy?

We have the perfect solution! Let them come in and burn it off with us in our Mini Elite class. Our curriculum is designed to teach the fundamentals of martial arts in a FUN and exciting way though games and scenarios that kids will LOVE! 

Martial Arts Class

Ages 7 and up

Pittsburg Elite is designed to give you the peace of mind that your child is learning the skills he or she needs to meet the dangers of today’s world head-on with confidence. 

Our program focuses on FUN, self-defense, forms, sparring and character development. We believe martial arts is more than just punching or kicking. 

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Pittsburg Elite

Pittsburg's Premier Location For Youth Athletics

  • Sports Readiness

  • Cheerleading

  • Tumbling

  • Ninja Warrior

  • Birthday Parties

  • And so much more!

Join Pittsburg's favorite gym!



Mark Galindo

Husband and father of 3 beautiful girls, Mark, began his martial arts journey at 10 years old in Denver, Colorado. 

Mark has a passion for working with kids in all sports. He has coached gymnastics for 8 years, competitive cheer for 7 years and martial arts for 4 years. If he is not in the gym working, or out at a competition, you can find him hanging out with his family . 

As owner and head instructor for Pittsburg Elite he is always finding new ways to make classes run better, safer and more fun!

Mark Galindo
Owner/Head Instructor
Isys Galindo

Isys has been in martial arts for almost 10 years. In that time she has earned over 200 trophies for tournaments held at the national level in martial arts. She loves to work with kids and see their potential grow. You can see Isys teaching in every class we offer, from Mini Elite all the way up to our Advanced classes. 

Certified Instructor
Kya Galindo

Kya has been practicing martial arts for over 7 years. She has won multiple national events in both martial arts and competitive cheerleading.

She has shown that size doesn't matter. 

Kya enjoys helping kids find their path in life. She says her favorite thing is when the kids who don't fit in anywhere else find a home here at our gym.

Certified Instructor
Kamryn Bennett

Kamryn is a former cheerleader with The Cheer Pitt for last 8 years, and is on of our  instructors for the Mini Elite program . 

Kamryn has a strong work ethic and is wonderful with little kids. She has helped coach many pre-k classes with Miners Athletics and we are excited to have her on our team.

MINI ELITE Instructor
S.T.O.R.M. Team

STORM stands for Special Team of Role Models. Our STORM team is an exclusive group of students with aspirations of becoming leaders within the community.

It's the STORM team's mission is to help students master the ability to put their head and heart into everything they do.

STORM Team has hands on training to work with their peers to help promote leadership qualities in themselves and others.



306 West 11th Street
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Office Phone: 620.687.8733
Office Hours:

  • Monday - 5:00pm - 8:00pm 

  • Tuesday - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Wednesday - 5:00pm- 6:00pm

  • Thursday - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Email: mark.galindo@pittsburgelite.ninja