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                                                                                                              New York    Los Angeles     Dallas


 Machado Black Belt and Instructor in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 

Trained by Carlos Machado, nephew of the founder of Brazilian

Jiu-Jitsu, Carlos Gracie Sr.


Universal Martial Arts Hall of Fame - 2004

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Instructor of the Year 



Teaching and technical proficiency acquired from over thirty years of meaningful, consistent training, under various gifted instructors worldwide.  Among them, original JKD instructors - Ted Lucay Lucay and Paul Vunak, Muay Thai World

Champion Kickboxer - Yuki Horiuchi, and currently with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion - Carlos Machado, since 1996.


Respects and credit also to Kenpo World Champion - Darwin Jones, Sifu Vince McKay, Olympic Boxing Coach - Terry Mclaughlin, Allen Mohler, and Mr. Lucky Luciano.





Available Classes



Submission Wrestling - No Gi class

Mixed Martial Arts - MMA class

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - Traditional class 


Class size is limited to 4



Also available,


Private Lessons & Seminars



Clients are provided instruction and training that is conducive to safe, consistent progress in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  


Clients can also learn Muay Thai  Kickboxing, Submission Wrestling,

Kali/JKD, and ground-fighting with strikes (Vale Tudo/Mixed Martial Arts). 


Over twenty years of coaching and competitive experience.  




Specialized Training Courses



The Critical -12

Authorized Instructor


Critical and select Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ground fighting skills. Logical and structured, these core concepts and techniques make all the difference.     

Course format: 12 Hrs.  Privates or Seminar.



RA-Tactics ™

Certified Instructor


Created by JKD Instructor Paul Vunak upon request of the US Navy.  Paul taught, and integrated this military hand-to-hand combat system into the training

program of US Navy SEALS. Also in use by elite Federal Law Enforcement Teams. 

Course format: 12 Hrs.  Privates or Seminar.



FCS - Field Combat System

Originating Instructor


The Critical-12 ground fighting system blended with RA-Tactics.

Satisfied customers:  United States Marine Corps – Recon.  

Course format:  24 Hrs.  Privates or Seminar.




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