Acanda is an experienced professional in the Tae Kwon Do, and his hand and foot movements and techniques are very refined. He was born and raised in Cuba. After completing his education, Jose Luis Acanda Montano got admitted in the elite Cuban Sports Federation from where he received Olympic style Tae Kwon Do training. Then, he joined a junior high school where he worked as a Tae Kwon Do Instructor. He learned a great many of things from his childhood hero Fidel Castro, his principal trainer Joaquin Palacios and many other personalities, and implemented them in his life.
In 2004, he moved to the United States of America where he worked for various businesses. With his sharp mind and matchless skills, he gained success in all the areas he chose. In Virginia, Jose Luis Acanda Montano opened a martial arts school, and run it for 8 years. In the same state, he become a state champion. Acanda's work experience in the US includes an Instructor at the US Tae Kwon Do School in Tysons Corner, a Loaner Car Manager at Ourisman Toyota in Chantilly, and a Tae Kwon Do Instructor at Mountain Kim in Tysons Corner. In addition, he also spend over two years in Lifetime Fitness as a Personal Trainer.