Name: Jose F. Cruz
Nickname: Coach Cruz
Personal Background: 30 years with the Jersey City Fire Department. Deputy Director and PIO as well. Retired as a a Battalion Chief in 2010. Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice Fire Science.
Experience: 40 plus years as a Coach and Trainer. Certified through AIBA and USA Boxing.
Experience as a Coach: Head Trainer of multiple National and International Boxing Teams.
Accomplishments: National And International competitor. Golden Gloves Champion and Diamond Gloves Champion. Selected as a team member of USA Boxing Team that traveled to Russia and a France. Personal Trainer with USAF training. Professional Boxing License from Florida. AIBA certified and USA Boxing certified.