Coach Blake has taught Jiu-Jitsu and has run a very successful children’s program for several years, and has been practicing Jiu-Jitsu since 2007. He was thrust into a program at the age of fifteen making him the youngest in his classes, and often giving over 100 pounds and 10 years to his opponents.

His passions are teaching children, allowing them to grow in confidence and skill through martial arts. He always fosters an open, respectful environment that has allowed children to flourish.

Coach Blake has also excelled in individual competition. His recent noteworthy awards and accolades include:

  • 2014 BJJ Classic Dallas Open — 2nd Place (Gi) — Purple Belt
  • 2013 BJJ Classic Texas State Championship — 1st Place (Gi) — Purple Belt
  • 2013 MatShark Pro Tournament — 1st Place (Gi) — Purple Belt
  • 2013 S7 Submission Grappling Tournament — 2nd Place (Gi & NoGi) — Purple Belt
  • 2013 Naga Grappling Championship — 3rd Place (NoGi) Purple Belt
  • 2013 Lone Star State Jiu Jitsu Championship — 2nd Place (Gi)
  • 2013 AGF Spring Open — 2nd Place (NoGi) & 3rd Place (Gi)
  • 2012 AGF Winter Classic — 2nd Place (Gi) — Purple Belt
  • 2012 IBJJF Dallas Open — 3rd Place (Gi) — Purple Belt
  • 2012 BJJ Classic — 1st Place (Weight class) — 2nd Place (Open Weight)
  • 2011 Europa Dallas Fight World USA Championship — 2nd Place (Gi) — Blue Belt
  • 2011 ADCC Dallas Trials — 2nd Place (Gi) — Blue Belt
  • 2011 Dom Nation "Fight for a Cause" BJJ Championship — 2nd Place (Gi) — Blue Belt
  • 2010 TXBJJ Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championship — 3rd Place (Gi) — Blue Belt
  • 2008 Naga Texas Grappling Championship — 2nd Place (Gi & NoGi) — Blue Belt
  • 2008 Naga Europa World Grappling Championship — 3rd Place (Gi) — White Belt