Brazil-021 Instructors

Professor Chico Santiago

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Chico Santiago is a certified Brazil 021 Black belt instructor and co-owner of the academy. He is a loving husband and father, a retired Senior Chief Petty Officer of the U.S. Navy, and pro mixed martial arts fighter. He has trained jiu jitsu for 15 years.

Professor Jimmy Gibson

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Professor Jimmy Gibson is a certified Brazil 021 black belt and the head instructor at the Brazil 021 Jacksonville academy. He is a husband, a father, and an active duty First Class Petty officer in the U.S. Navy. Professor Jimmy exemplifies honor, courage, and commitment in and out of the academy.

Coach Chuck Harrison

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Coach Shane Woosley

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Shane Woosley has been training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for the past 7 years where he recieved his purple belt from Professors Andre Terencio and Hannette Staack under Brazil-021.  During this time he fought as a MMA fighter fighting in such events as UnCivil War MMA where he was the No. 1 contender and King of Jacksonville where he earned and defended the title belt for the 170lbs division for 2 years.  Shane went on to take over the kids Jiu-Jitsu program at Combat Club where he trains the newest generation of Jiu-Jitsu athletes coaching them not only in submission skills but also life skills.  Shane is also a Marine Corps and U.S. Navy veteran.

Coach Melody Woosely

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Coach Marcus Levester

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