Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Program Head Instructor, Murrietta
Years Training: 32
Years Teaching: 15
Primary School/Instructor: Jose Carlos
Belt Level: 4th Degree Black Belt
Favorite Technique: Half Guard
Classes Taught: Youth BJJ Gi & No Gi, Adult BJJ Gi & No Gi
Why do you love BJJ? I love BJJ because it has helped me in many aspects of my life, it is like a therapy and it is one of the greatest martial arts.
Why do you Teach? I teach because I enjoy helping people learn to protect themselves. I want to share jiu-jitsu with the world with hopes that one day it can become an Olympic sport.
Additional Information: Blue Marlin Cup Champion Blue Belt (Rio State); Linji Cup Blue Belt Champion; Joe Moreira Invitational (purple belt); Pan-American Championship (purple belt - 3rd); Copa Vicks VapoRub Blue Belt Champion (Rio de Janeiro); Joe Moreira Invitational (brown belt - 2nd)