The New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame is extremely proud of its fourth class of inductees to the New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame. This class will be honored at the fourth dinner gala to be held at the beautiful La Quinta Inns & Suites on December 4, 2015.

On December 4th, Carl Mascarenhas will be inducted as Amateur MMA Promoter.

Carl is the trainer of multiple MMA ,Kickboxing ,Boxing Pro and Ammy Fighters. He is a World Cup Gold Medalist in Kickboxing (WAKO) 1995 and a 1995-1999 4 x US National Kickboxing Champion. Carl is also the creator of the Asylum Fight League and has promoted over 600 Pro/Amateur Fights. Now promoting Asylum 49 in November.

Started New Breed Fighters in 2006 Then Refined the system of event planning and Match Making which led to opening ASYLUM FIGHT LEAGUE in 2008.

Currently Owner of Primal Kickboxing in Berlin NJ .1999-2008 Carl Has Been a Consultant for United Professionals traveling throughout the country and even overseas teaching school and gym owners how to grow their business in the Martial arts and make a great living while elevating teaching methods.

A Father of a great son CJ, whom  works side by side with him to give fighters a helping hand to get to the next level of Competition.

We hope you will join us on December 4, 2015. Mark your calendars now and purchase your tickets early so you can be sure to be a part of New Jersey martial arts history. Call 201-538-4843 or visit and get your ticket and join us in a historic night for New Jersey and for martial arts. It is certain to be a terrific night with family, friends, fun, and music.

Here is the complete list of award winners:

Felix Martinez - MMA Promoter

Dave Mastrogiovanni - MMA Promoter

Carl Mascarenhas - Amateur MMA Promoter

Mark Shopp - Pioneer Fighter

Dave Sholler - Public Relations

Larry Cureton - Kickboxing

Paul Querido - Trainer / Cutman

Brett Hlavacek - Muay Thai Fighter

Dave Weinberg - Media

Sam Marji - Amateur MMA Trainer

Tom DeBlass - Grappling

Gary Gudzak - Inspector

Brian Blue - Conditioning

Steve Rivera - Wrestling Coach

Derek Riddick - Kickboxing Promoter

Mike Massenzio - MMA Fighter

Rico Rodriguez - Pioneer MMA Fighter

Frank Savahna - Boxing

Lyman Good - MMA Fighter

Kevin Thompson - Kickboxing



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