• Justin Gaffney
      Justin GaffneyBlack Belt Instructor

      Black Belt Instructor
      Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

      Justin Gaffney began training BJJ in 2005 with Hal Faulkner with whom he still trains in self-defense techniques. Justin’s passion for Jiu Jitsu led him to Brazil where he connected with Professor Ari Galo at Academia Carlson Gracie in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro. Justin travels to Brazil several times a year to fully immerse himself in BJJ and sharpen his skills. He received his Black Belt in December 2015 from Ari Galo.