Instructors

AUSTRALIA 

 

IMG_2546Mario Sergio Yokoyama, Head Instructor, AUSTRALIA

Regarded internationally as leading competitor in both Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts, Mario Yokoyama is known for his training methods, technical knowledge and attention to detail. Trained since childhood in Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mario moved to Sydney in 2004 where he now lives with his Australian wife and daughters. A Judo black belt, and BJJ black belt under the late Ryan Gracie, Mario is responsible for the development of myBrazilian Jiu Jitsu curriculum and instructor training programs.

 

NEW ZEALAND

 

portrait-stuStuart Marks, Principal Instructor, NEW ZEALAND

As a partner and Principal Instructor at Oceania Fitness Solutions in Dunedin, New Zealand, Stuart was the first myBJJ Team student to be graded all the way from white to black belt under Head Instructor Mario Yokoyama. A passionate and technical instructor, Stuart often travels to Australia to keep up-to-date with the myBJJ curriculum and team news.

 

 

JAPAN 

 

instructor profile picRoberto ‘Betinho’ Yokoyama, Senior Instructor, JAPAN

RMoving to Japan from his home in Brazil, Betinho started his training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at the original myBJJ Team in Nagoya. The cousin of Head Instructor, Mario Yokoyama, Betinho is considered one of Japan’s top competitors and currently teaches at myBJJ Team in Aichi-ken, Japan.