Professor Jesse Richardson

 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Muay Thai Instructor

Fighting Styles

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu · Sil Lum Kung Fu · Wing Chun · Judo · Kickboxing · Boxing


Professor Richardson is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu first degree black belt. Has trained in martial arts for over 30 years. Trained under Master Sylvio Behring and Professor Shah Franco. Has lived in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and trained with the likes of Professor Royler Gracie, Professor Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza, and the Gracie Tijuca Vale Tudo Team. Trained under Canadian heavyweight boxer Ken Lewkusta. Jesse Continues to train with professional fighters and world champions on daily basis.

Championships & Tournaments

• 2003 World Champion Absolute Division Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
• 2003-2005 World Cup Bronze Medalist in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
• 1998-99 Tiger Balm International Champion
• Former Professional Mixed Martial Arts fighter (MFC, Roadhouse Rumble, UCC)
• Many other international and national titles in Multiple Disciplines

Experience & Accomplishments

• 13 years of teaching experience in multiple martial arts disciplines
• First Degree Black Belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
• Brown belt Judo
• Black belt (Sil Lum Kungfu)
• Black belt ( Lung ying foo huk Pai – Toisonese Dragon System)
• Black belt (Wing Chun)
• 15 years kickboxing (3 amateur fights)
• Muay Thail Training (3 fights modified – amateur)
• Level 1 Astanga Yoga Instructor
• 2 years teaching office safety training (Toronto Metro Police Services)