- 6th Degree Black Belt in Ju-Jitsu
- 4th Degree Black Belt in Judo
- Judo National Champion – Masters Division
- 5th in the World Masters Judo
Luis Soto began his training in 1991 under the late Shinan Antonio Periera, studying the martial art of Miyama Ryu Ju-Jitsu and Judo in the Bronx, New York. In 1998, Luis moved to Massachusetts to attend Holy Cross College. He continued his training at the Worcester Judo Club, in Worcester MA. Luis holds a 6th-degree black belt in Ju-Jitsu and a 4th-degree black belt in Judo. Luis is a continental-level coach certified with USA Judo. He has had the privilege of training with or competing against some of the top Judo athletes in the country today. Luis received a BA from College of the Holy Cross.