Instructor Brad Jerzykowski

Brad started training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in 2000. Brad's knowledge ranges from 30-plus years of wrestling and 17 years of submission grappling/Bjj. Brad received his Blue Belt under Professor Mike Ortiz while training at Big John McCarthy’s BJJ/MMA gym. Brad joined the Julio Juarez BJJ family in 2014 and since then has been promoted to the rank of Black Belt under Professor Julio Juarez. He is one of our main instructors in No-Gi classes, along with Josh Wofford. Brad’s knowledge of No-Gi grappling is very technical and he instructs his classes step by step, so no matter if you’re a beginner or have been grappling for some time, his instructions are easy to follow.

Brad's Competitive Experience

  • 12 years of Krav Maga training

  • 15 years as a Law Enforcement Defensive Tactics Instructor

  • 7 years as a Firearms Instructor

  • 7 years as a Tactics, Rapid Response, Active Shooter Instructor