JUSTIN “MACHINE” HOLDER
Head instructor Justin “Machine” Holder is a 2nd degree black belt under Professor Ralph Gracie. He started jiu jitsu with Ralph in 2001 after competing as a power weight lifter. Machine has a reputation for being a technician in execution with an encyclopedic knowledge of the gentle art of jiu jitsu. Machine is also available for scheduling private lessons.
Instructor and general manager Dorian Cartwright is a 1st degree black belt under Professor Ralph Gracie. He started jiu jitsu with Ralph in 2003 and focuses on competition.
– IBJJF World Championship competitor
– 3x IBJJF Pan Ams medalist
– 2x US Open medalist
– Charles Gracie Lake Tahoe Open champion
DARREN “CHEF” OGASAWARA
Assistant instructor and assistant manager Darren Ogasawara is a blue belt under Professor Ralph Gracie. He started with Ralph in 2015 and develops member programming for adult and kids.