Joel Jacquard - Black Belt, co-founder
Born and raised in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Joel started training in BJJ and kickboxing in Spring 2007. He focused his attention on BJJ in 2013, and in February of 2021 he earned his Black Belt. He is a multiple time IBJJF Medalist, including Master 1 Brown Belt IBJJF NYC Spring Open 2019 3X Gold medalist in Gi, No Gi and No Gi Absolute, NYC Fall Open 2X Gold medalist in Gi and No Gi and IBJJF No Gi Pan Ams Bonze (2018) and Silver (2019). He is also the inaugural Rogue Grappling Absolute Champion for Atlantic Canada in 2019.