Instructors

Brent Lillard

Owner/Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Instructor

Gracie Charlottesville’s co-Founder and Black Belt Instructor, Brent Lillard credits much of his… Read More

Adam Deane

Owner/Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Instructor

Falling in love with martial arts movies as a kid, and being influenced by his father’s love…. Read More

Shaun Kennedy

Owner/Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Instructor

Shaun Kennedy discovered jiu-jitsu in Hawaii in early 2009 when his wife was deployed to Iraq… Read More

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Self-Defense Classes

Kristen DeBruycker

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Instructor/Head KRU Muay Thai Instructor/Director of Kids Programs

Kristen is one of the most well-rounded martial arts instructors and competitors in the world… Read More

Christian Chirico

Wrestling Coach

Hailing from Fluvanna County, Virginia, Christian began wrestling at the age of 13 under his father… Read More