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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

BJJ Club

Classification of Club: Co-Ed Recreational 

President: Jakob Willkomm Email: Jakobwillkomm@gmail.com
Vice President: Jordan Rego Email: z1627495@students.niu.edu
Secretary: Kristen Arms Email: kristena.etruscan@gmail.com
Treasurer: Matt Pashakarnis Email: z1669998@students.niu.edu

Instructor: Rick Dimitrov

Qualifications and Experience: Rick has a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and has been training since 2008.  He is an Ammy MMA Fighter with four 1st round submission wins in his MMA Career.  He is also a 6 time North American Grappling Association Champion, with 3 from the expert division. Rick has a great smile, and is an all around nice guy.  

Club Purpose and/or Objectives:
To teach and develop strong Brazilian Jiu Jitsu skills for self-defense and competition settings, regardless of experience level.  First time students and seasoned veterans can expect a supportive setting to learn and grow and explore the world of submission grappling.  

Most Improved Sport Club 2015-2016

Normal Practice Times: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, 5:00 -7:00 P.M. - Chick Evans Fieldhouse, Activity Room (Big)

Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/NIUBJJ