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6247 N. Davis Hwy., Pensacola, FL 32504
Darrin Palmer

About Pensacola ATA Martial Arts in Pensacola, FL

Meet Darrin Palmer

Owner and Chief Instructor at
Pensacola ATA Martial Arts in Pensacola
7th Degree Black Belt

​​Our Mission

​Our mission is simple: to provide you with the best instruction we possibly can, to help you develop self-defense, improve your physical fitness, and grow stronger and more focused on the inside too.

We bring you an incredible team of staff members who are all dedicated to this cause, and who have all dedicated their lives to martial arts.

Here's a bit of info about our two head instructors, who have reached amazing heights with the arts:

Senior Master Darrin Palmer opened his first Martial Arts school in 1992 at the age of 21, and has opened several schools since then. Currently he owns or co-owns 3 schools. Sr. Master Darrin Palmer is a 7th Degree Black Belt with the (ATA) American Taekwondo Association.

Mr. Mike Darby has been training with S.M. Palmer since the early 90s and is now retired from the Air Force. Mike Darby is a 4th Degree Black Belt in the ATA. S.M. Palmer and Mr. Darby co-own the Pensacola ATA Martial Art School that opened in 2014.

How To Get Started

Come join our Pensacola, FL Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Krav Maga, Summer Camp, and Birthday Parties. Choose a program that most interests you and have the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at 850-791-6777 if you have any further questions. Pensacola ATA Martial Arts hopes to speak with you soon!

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