Instructors

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JIM KELLY

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Justin Christopher

Justin Christopher is a certified Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Master Pedro Sauer and co-founder of Gracie Cincinnati and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

Mr. Christopher has traveled the world competing and training under the guidance of the top Jiu Jitsu instructors available including some of the great Masters of the art Pedro Sauer, Relson Gracie and Rickson Gracie.

Mr. Christopher has also had the privilege to instruct some of the Nations top special warfare operators and Law Enforcement SWAT teams in the combat effectiveness of Gracie Jiu Jitsu. Teaching over the last decade he has amassed a broad and extensive understanding of self-defense, its many benefits, and how to create a fun and responsive learning environment.

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Randal Burton

Randal Burton is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Jim Kelly and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

Mr Burton has been training martial arts for over 14 years, studying an eclectic mix of progressive self defense systems. He has trained with some of the top martial artists in the world, and has competed at the world level.

Mr. Burton brings a fresh and entertaining perspective on development of skill and attitude.

Randal enjoys keeping it playful and keeping it real.

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Kenny Bria

Kenny Bria is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Jim Kelly and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

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Steve Wong

Steve Wong is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Jim Kelly.

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IAN SADLER

Ian is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Jim Kelly and Justin Christopher and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

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Billy Horne

Billy Horne is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt under Jim Kelly & Justin Christopher.

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Brody hake

Brody is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt under Jim Kelly & Justin Christopher and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

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Chris barnes

Chris is currently a certified Jiu Jitsu Purple Belt under Jim Kelly & Justin Christopher and a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

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Stephanie

Stephanie is a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.

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Chad

Chad is a Certified Gracie Combatives Instructor.