“When I step on the mat I know there is no other place I’d rather be.”
- Marcelo Garcia
Marcelo Garcia is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under Master Fabio Gurgel of Alliance. Marcelo, a 5x Jiu-Jitsu World Champion (IBJJF) and 4x ADCC champion, is largely considered one of the best grapplers in history. Although famous for his impressive resume, he is extremely well known for his humble and friendly demeanor.
“Jiu-Jitsu is the science and art of control that leads to the submission”
- John Danaher
John Danaher is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under Renzo Gracie. He is widely regarded within the grappling community as one of the best coaches of his generation. Praised by some of the prime figures in combat sports for his knowledge and teaching capabilities, Danaher is best known for his work with MMA legend Georges St-Pierre, as well as the Danaher Death Squad of Garry Tonon, Gordon Ryan, and Eddie Cummings.