Owner and Head Instructor
Mike is the Owner and Lead Instructor at Bossier Jiu-Jitsu. He is a Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt under 3rd Degree Black Belt Professor Allen Hopkins. His training in martial arts Began in 1999 and in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in 2003. In 2006, Mike dedicated his full time and devotion to Jiu-Jitsu and started assisting as an instructor. From 2006-2010, he was active in MMA and as a professional from 2007-2010 fighting on Bellator 9 and 18. Mike has also competed at many Jiu-Jitsu tournaments, and is a former Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas State Champion. Mike holds a Masters degree in Exercise Physiology and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).