Mike Murrell, Head Instructor and Owner
Black Belt, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Black Belt, Judo
Teaches: Adult Jiu Jitsu, Kids Jiu-Jitsu
Known by his students as a highly technical instructor, Mike has a true passion for both teaching and learning. He is a "student of the game," constantly studying techniques as Jiu-Jitsu continues to evolve. Mike was awarded his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt in 2017 by Ralph Gracie and Kurt Osiander.
Judo, Sambo, Wrestling
Teaches: Kids Judo
Gennady Darer is a 2nd dan black belt in judo. He studied under the late Mits Kimura (9th dan). Sensei Gennady was a Regional Junior Ukraine medalist. As a coach, he has trained 26 California State champions, 3 National champions, and 1 international champion.