INSTRUCTORS

GINA FRANSSEN, OWNER & HEAD INSTRUCTOR

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt, First Degree
  • Minnesota’s first female Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt
  • IKFF Certified Kettlebell Trainer
  • ACE Certified Personal Trainer
  • First female boxer to compete in Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Tournament 2001
  • Trained and coached all female team for Ringside International Tournament 2005
  • Trained and coached Nationally Ranked Female Boxers
  • Over 20 years experience in teaching/coaching

BRIDGET MCGINNIS, INSTRUCTOR & NINJA HANDLER

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt (three stripes)
  • BA in Dance and BA in Psychology, University of MN
  • Survived Prof G for 7 years

ASSISTANT INSTRUCTORS

  • Lauren Lehmkuhl – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt (one stripe)
  • Katlyn “Kpain” Flannery – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt (one stripe)
  • Phil “Philly” Guillen – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt (one stripe)
  • Megan “Megs” Pieters – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blue Belt (four stripes)
  • Lacey Morgan – Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blue Belt (three stripes)