Instructor Name:Igor Gurland

Igor is one of our BJJ instructors. He does an Awesome Job teaching our Wednesday Night BJJ Fundamentals class


Other Information:Igor started training Muay Thai, MMA and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Fatjo's Mixed Martial Arts in 2008 at the age of 25.  He earned his Black Belt in MMA in 2014, and under Fernando "Cabeça" Sarmento Jr. he's earned his BJJ Blue Belt in 2010 and Purple Belt in 2013,. On his trip to Brazil in 2017 he was awarded his Brown Belt in BJJ.  Igor has competed in MMA and BJJ Tournaments, earning medals at every BJJ belt level (including the Absolute divisions as a lightweight).  In 2016 Igor traveled with the team to Salvador, Bahia Brazil where he spent the week training with BJJ Black Belt Nilton Ferreira, Fernando's instructor.  He has been teaching the Beginner BJJ Classes since 2016.