Prof. Tony Passos
Head Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Instructor
While his love for competition is strong, Tony’s true passion lies in teaching and coaching. He has dedicated himself to the arts of teaching and coaching since early on his career, focusing on the development of his students on and off the mat.
Prof. Jeff Gordon
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Instructor
Jeff Gordon is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Tony Passos, is a Certified Instructor of Krav Maga , and a Certified Combative Instructor for the United States Army. Jeff brings over 20 years of martial arts experience to his academy, as well as knowledge received from such instructors as Tony Passos, Ricardo De La Riva, Andre Galvao, Rafael and Gui Mendes, and many others.
Sensei Tim Moser
Judo Instructor Tim Moser began training Judo in September 1985 at the University of Scranton, where he also wrestled. He earned his 1st degree black belt (Shodan) entirely through competition, and currently holds a 3rd-degree black belt (Sandan). He has trained under Fred Murty (6th degree), Nagayasu Ogasawara (8th Degree), Kurt Tamai (5th degree), and Maurice Allan (7th degree).
Sensei Maurice Allan
Judo Instructor Maurice Allan is a former Olympian, a 8th degree judo black belt, and is a well-respected coach and trainer. The first non-Russian to win the Sambo World Championship, he has also been recognized as the “Scottish Wrestler of the Century”.
Head Boxing Coach
Head Boxing Coach Robert Crawford is considered to be one of the premier boxing trainers in the Washington, DC area. He held his first Amateur Boxing Federation Coaching Certification in 1987, and has been a licensed professional boxing trainer in Maryland,Washington DC, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, South Carolina, North Carolina, Nevada, Michigan, Texas, and Florida.