Tareq Azim

Founder & Instructor

Professional Experience: 6x Mixed Martial Arts World Champion Head Coach, Head of off-season Development of NFL,UFC, RWL and MLB standouts, competitive product of Wild Card Boxing- Juan Carlos Martinez/ Freddie Roach, American Jiu Jitsu/ Gracie Academy Black Belt, Created the Afghan Women's Boxing Federation, Fresno State University Football Linebacker

 

Jason Avilio

Partner

Head of Finance, Corporate Development, Strategy Advisor, Competitive Training Partner
SE2 Advanced Club

 

 

Josh McDonald

Instructor  

Professional Experience: Wrestling; 2004 Olympic Regional Trials Place Winner, 2001 - 2003 National Ranked NCAA Div. I Wrestler, 2001 - 2003 SFSU Wrestling Team, 2000 University of Iowa Wrestling Team, 1999 Central Iowa Wrestling Team) MMA; Strike force, Elite XC, WEC, Showdown Fights, Rumble on the Rock

 

Carl Seumanutafa

Instructor

Professional Experience: Gracie Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt, Empower SE2 and Pro Camp Instructor, Assistant Coach to NFL off-season Player Development for the Seattle Seahawks, San Francisco 49ERS, Oakland Raiders, & Denver Broncos. StrikeForce, Elite XC, M1 Global, Rugby Club

 

Johnny Ricci

Instructor

Professional Experience: High School wrestling 4-year varsity, Boxing 12- present, Grappling 12- present, Muay Thai 13- present, Undefeated Amateur fighter

 

 

 

Yossef Azim

Instructor

Professional Experience: San Francisco Police Officer,Empower Law Enforcement hand to hand combatives Instructor. Empower Lifestyle Brand Apparel Lead. 

 

Alex D’Ercole

Instructor

Professional Experience: BJJ Purple Belt, 2015 NAGA Expert Division Champion, 2015 Charles Gracie Invitational Champion, 2015 US Open Finalist