Foundation and No-Gi 101 BJJ Coach Rich Dean has been training under the tuition of the Academy since 2011, Rich has since progressed to Purple Belt under Jason Tan. Building his game around the fundamentals of Jiu-Jitsu Rich was the perfect candidate to transition into a coaching role that focuses on the beginners program at the Academy back in 2014.
Rich also heads up the Women’s foundation program along with Ellie Boylan.
Rich works well helping less experienced students take their training to the next level and guiding those who wish to take their first steps towards competing.
Additionally Rich has experience competing on the grappling circuit and is available for private tuition for anyone looking to develop their Jiu-Jitsu.Back to coaches