Black Tie BJJ – Clare

Meet our Coaches

Brett Sbardella: Head Coach

Brett Sbardella: Head Coach

Black Tie Jiu-Jitsu 1st Degree Black Belt 

– SJJIF No Gi Open Weight World Champ – 2021

– SJJIF World Champ – 18′ (Gi Brown); 19′ (No Gi Black); 21′ (No Gi Black)

– SJJIF World Medalsit – 19′ (Gi Bronze); 21′ (Gi Black)

– 1-0 Professional Record (Kickboxing)

– 5-3 Professional Record (MMA)

– 20-4-1 Amateur Record (MMA)

– 20 1st Rd. Submission Finishes (MMA)

– Combat X Welterweight Champion

– CAAFL Middleweight Champion

– UCF Middleweight Champion

– 5x NAGA Champion – Cincinnati 2x, Nashville 2x, Michigan

– 3x New Breed Champion – Cincinnati 2x, Nashville

– 7x Elite Federation Of Grapplers Champion Champion

– 2013 (EFG) State Champion -Expert No Gi

– 2013 (EFG) State Champion -Purple Belt Gi

– 2015 Midwest Sub. Challenge Champion (Chicago) 

– 2x Grappling Games Expert Champion (No Gi)

Cheryl Jacob: Assistant/Fundamentals Coach

– Black Tie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt

– 2021 IBJJF World Silver Medalist

– 2021 IBJJF Gi World Silver Medalist (Brown)

– 3x SJJIF World Championship Silver Medalist

– (5-2) Amateur MMA Record

– 5x NAGA Champion

– 2x MSOA Champion

Cheryl Jacob: Assistant/Fundamentals Coach

– Black Tie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt 

– 3x SJJIF World Championship Silver Medalist 

– (5-2) Amateur MMA Record 

– 5x NAGA Champion

– 2x MSOA Champion

Christopher Carpenter: Youth Coach

– Black Tie Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt

– 2021 SJJIF Purple Belt No Gi Light Weight World’s Silver medalist

– 2021 SJJIF Purple Belt Gi Light Weight World’s Silver medalist

– NAGA Adut Expert Champion

– (2-0) Pro Grappling Exhibitions

– MSOA 2020 (Inter.) Champion

– 3x Fuji Champion (1Gi; 2 No Gi)

Chase Markel: No Gi Coach

– Black Tie Jiu-Jitsu Brown Belt

– 4x NAGA expert champion

– 3x MSOA champion

– 2x SJJIF World Runner Up

– 2x Grappling industries champion

– 1-0 Amateur MMA (Submission)

Tre Skorzewski: 'Turbo Strike' Cardio Kickboxing Instructor

– Over 2 years of Muay Thai & Kickboxing experience

– Health & Wellness Coach

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