Trained previous two-time world champion boxer Fernando Vargas, aswell as Miguel Angel Garcia, Robert Garcia, and Victor Ortiz. He put together a 48-2 amateur boxing record. He was a trainer at La Colonia Youngsters Boxing Membership in Southern California. His sons are IBF very featherweight champ Robert Garcia and WBO and Band Magazine featherweight champ Miguel Angel Garcia. Under Garcia’s tutelage, Fernando Vargas became the youngest light middleweight champ the sport acquired ever seen.