Professor Chris began training in martial arts in San Diego in 2000 and hasn’t stopped since. He started with Kempo, where he competed at the national level, and transitioned to Judo when he moved to North Carolina in 2004. He competed at the state and local level in Judo, and continued his Judo and Kempo training when he moved to northern Virginia. In 2009, he started training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in San Diego and has trained on both coasts since then. He is currently a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. His greatest accomplishment in martial arts is meeting his wife in a dojo in 2000.