Special Combat Academy


6A avenida 9-80 zona 1, Plaza Vivar 3er nivel local 19, Ciudad de Guatemala.

Wenceslao Medina Quesada, National Director "Magister" República de Guatemala: +502 5124 1789.


Wenceslao Medina Quesada, National Director "Magister" Guatemala

Since 2017 Master of Japanese Jiu Jitsu in the "YAMARASHI" Martial Arts Sports Center in Ciudad de Guatemala to different groups of athletes and educational centers in the "Peace and Sports Program".
  • 1979. Graduated Professor of Physical Education in Havana, Cuba. 1991. Graduated Physical Culture and Sport in Havana, Cuba.
  • 1992. National referee of Judo, Cuba.
  • 1993. 1st Level in Olympic Solidarity Course, Cuba.
  • 1992-1996. Head of the Combat Sports Group in the "Alto Rendimiento Provincial" School.
  • 2001.
  • 5th Dan Judo, Cuba. 2011.
  • 6th Dan Judo, Cuba. 2011.
  • Various Seminars and Courses for the Pan-American Confederation of Judo, Cuba. 2003.
  • 2nd Level Olympic Solidarity Course, Guatemala.
  • 2002-2003.
  • Master in Refresher Seminars for Centroamérica Coaches in Guatemala and Honduras.
  • Head of Chair and Coach for the Selection of the Sancti Spiritus Province, Cuba.
  • 2003. Technical Director of the Training Camp for talented Judo athletes in the Alto Rendimiento en Altura Center, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.
  • Adjunct Professor Faculty of Physical Culture, Cuba.
  • 2008-2009. Coach at the National Youth Center.
  • 2009-2011. Head of the National Selection Coaches of Judo, Guatemala.
  • 2008-2011. Sports Director of the National Federation of Judo, Guatemala.
  • 2012. Professor at the Galileo University for the Combat Sports sector.
  • 2013. Director of the Sports Activities Department of CDAG.
  • 2013. Advisor to the departmental technical direction of the Autonomous Sports Confederation of Guatemala.
  • 2014. Technical director of the National Rowing and Canoeing Federation.
  • 2018. Recognized as 1st Dan of the Japanese Jiu Jitsu by MMA Top Team International.
  • 2019. Recognized as 1st Dan of Karate DO Style JYOSHINMON SHORINRYU, founder and president of the Province of Sancti Spiritus in 1979.
  • 2013-present. Technical delegate of the Japanese Jiu Jitsu from Guatemala to the International Federation of Jiu Jitsu.
  • 2017-present. Technical director and founder of the YAMARASHI martial arts gym, Guatemala City.
  • 1992. Participates in the development of the Cuban Sports Reserve, under the direction of Dr. José Silvio Jiménez.
  • Publishes conferences on sports training planning.
  • 2005. Participates in the development on the national sports reserve in Guatemala. Research on the reserve of judo athletes for the national team. Guatemala.
  • Attend the 1st National Youth Center Scientific Conference.
  • 2008. Reaches 1st place in national sporting event, Guatemala.
  • 1979-1982. He works in the gyms of his province, bringing together athletes of different ages and sexes, participating in provincial, national and national school games. The development of organized Karate Do begins in the Province of Sancti Spìritus, receiving Maestro José Pluma, participating with him in seminars and lectures in various interest groups of MININT, the penitentiary system, as well as a group of people interested in learning and training as instructors for the diffusion of the JYOSHINMON SHORINRYU style, forming the first directive of the provincial association as president.
  • 1982-1985. He is part of the group of coaches of the Cuban men's national judo national team, as technical aid to the Cerro Pelado National High Performance Center in view of the Los Angeles Olympic Games in the United States 1984, under the guidance of Félix de la Cruz and Orestes Cardoso develop the technical and methodological level and assists as a coach in the Caribbean championship reaching 1st place.
  • Training assistant for the women's team during the departure of the coach Vicente Leal.
  • Prepare the MININT team of the province of Habana for the national event, reaching the 1st national position as the best coach.
  • 1985-1987. He works as a coach at the Santi Spiritus Provincial High Performance Center, Cuba, with female youth athletes.
  • It achieves deserving results and also stands out for the contribution of athletes to the Cuban women's team youth and senior team, as well as being selected to participate in events across Europe by winning many medals.
  • 1987-1989. He has held the role of Director of Judo at the Provincial Center and responsible for the selection of talents for the different teams and coach of the women's team, being among the first places in the National Games categories that promote more than 12 athletes in the Cuban national judo team of Cuba, including Regla Leyén Zulueta, world youth champion.
  • 1990-1994. He holds the position of Head of Combat Sports Group in the High Performance Center (Schools of School Sports Initiation) Sancti Spiritus Cuba, taking care of the entire training process and monitoring the preparation of athletes for various competitive sporting events in the Province.
  • 1995-2000. He works as Provincial Methodologist-Provincial Inspector of Judo, advising technical and methodological works, supervising and following the sports strategies of the area, planning budgets for preparations and evaluating the results.
  • 2001 to 2005. He is part of the group of coaches of the national judo team that participated in the Central American Games, reaching first place. So in the Izabal department, where I was designated for the CENASPA National High Performance Center.
  • During his time in Guatemala he participated in all the national games, reaching the first places.During this period many of his athletes participated in Central American events for children, young people and the elderly obtaining medals and titles.
  • He contributes to the preparation of athletes for the Central American Games of 2005, reaching several medals including Mirla Norberto, Wilfredo Stokes, Juan Carlos Franco, Nyniver Marbella, Wendy Stokes, Luis Pérez, as well as promoting several athletes in the national pre-selection, Bryan Arriaga, Zoraida Chub, Cándida Marisol Ramírez, Jonathan Gari, Marlín Toc, among others, assisted as the Pan American Judo coach celebrated in Brazil in 2002, where Guatemala obtained 1 gold medal and 3rd place in the women's branch and 3rd place general by country
  • 2002 to 2005. He attended the games of the Central American Sports Council for school sports CODICADER on several occasions reaching 1st place.
  • 2003. He received a plaque as the best international coach of the National Center for High Performance Athletic Improvement, Izabal, Guatemala.
  • 2005. He received a plaque of recognition from the Judo Federation of Guatemala, for his contribution by athletes to the National team and his valuable work for the Federation.
  • 2006-2007. Methodologist and head coach of the Province of Saints Spiritus, Cuba, he worked with teams for national events, reaching 1st place in the women's branch, receiving post-graduate sports training, teaching lessons at the university of physical culture, master's degree and master's degree sports level and conduct research on the national sports reserve of the territory for the sport of judo, establishing the tables to evaluate sports talents in school age.
  • 2008. He returns to Guatemala again, working in the National Center for High Youth Performance, with both sexes, reaching more than 115 medals, including several at an international level. Numerous athletes participated in the CODICADER Games, contributing to 1st place, as well as reaching medals in the Pan-American circuit based in El Salvador. This team has been selected as BEST RESULTS and SPORT OF THE YEAR.
  • 2008. For the results obtained, he was selected as BEST TRAINER OF THE YEAR at the NATIONAL YOUTH CENTER.
  • 2009 achieved important results, managing to maintain the supremacy of the Central American area in the CADET category of both sexes. In the same year he participated in the Hungarian Youth World Cup; qualifies an athlete Melva Marina Tobar for the Youth Olympic Games. Participate in the Central American and Caribbean school games held in Puebla, Mexico, obtaining 1 gold medal in male Katas, 3 individual silver medals, 3 bronzes with 14 classified athletes.
  • 2010 at the National Youth Center for High Performance with the registration of 25 athletes of both sexes aged 14 to 18, for the sixth time he obtained the title of Central American champion at the Sports Games for students of the school held in Nicaragua.
  • He obtained a bronze medal in the Pan American Adult Championship, in Katas Masculino, San Salvador, El Salvador and participated in the Youth Olympic Games, Singapore; with the athlete Melva Marina Tobar, reaching the 5th place in the division up to 78 Kg.
  • 2011, selected head coach of the Guatemalan national team, directs the team of coaches, two of whom are foreigners and 50 athletes of both sexes Preparing them for different events.
  • He participates as a coach in numerous senior international events, qualifications for the Pan American Games; Pan-American Cup 2011 Ecuador, Central-North Regional Championship, held in El Salvador, Pan-American Championship Adults Guadalajara Mexico, classifying 5 athletes for the Pan-American Games 4 women 1 man.
  • Participate in the events of the calendar of the International Judo Federation, Grand Slam Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, International Training Camp, Rio de Janeiro.
  • World Cup Sao Paulo Brazil, obtaining the 5th place in the women's branch of 78 kg, with the athlete Mirla Nolberto Labriel.
  • International training camp in Castell Defells, Barcelona, ​​Spain. World Cup, El Salvador valid for the 2012 London Olympics.
  • 2012. Professor-teacher of teaching subjects at the Galileo University. Methodology and planning of sports training Sports medicine Final research work in the bio-health area Councilor of the Mixed Martial Arts Sports Association of Guatemala.
  • 2013 Councilor of the Autonomous Confederation of Guatemalan Sports of the Department of Guatemala and technician in the Department of National Games.
  • 2013 I participate with the athlete Wendy Ordoñez in the World Combat Games in Saint Petersburg Russia in the discipline of the Japanese Jiu Jitsu in the form of Ne Waza and Fighting.
  • Social project 2014 with the office of the municipal mayor of zone 3 Guatemala City as Japanese Jiu Jitsu Trainer with children from marginal areas.
  • 2014-2019: director of the National Power Federation.
  • 2014-present. Technical Director of the National Rowing and Canoeing Federation of Guatemala.
  • 2018. Advisor to the National Judo Federation of Guatemala.