Telephone: 613-532-9159
E-mail: jamie@tigersdenjiu-jitsu.com
2300 Princess Street (YGK Combatives Group), Kingston, Ont.

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OUR INSTRUCTORS

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We are committed to delivering the highest quality of martial arts to all members of the Kingston community. We will ensure that you feel welcome in a safe environment geared towards learning and professional instruction.

Our head instructor, Jamie Rickard is a 6th Dan in jiu-jitsu with over 20 years of martial arts experience in jiu-jitsu, kenjutsu, karate, MMA, grappling and holds the title of Shihan, Chief instructor for Canada. Shihan Jamie was awarded the World Elite Black Belt Society (W.E.B.B.S.) Martial Artist of the Year for 2018.

Our assistant instructors are certified 4th degree black belts with the title of Renshi (expert instructors) and have over 12 years of experience in jiu-jitsu, karate and grappling.

Whatever your goals we have the experience to help you reach them!



SHIHAN JAMIE RICKARD
Vice President Jukoshin Ryu International
2018 WEBBS Martial Artist of the Year!
Main Location Head instructor (Jiu-jitsu, Kenjutsu and Grappling)


Shihan Jamie Rickard

Shihan Jamie Rickard has been studying martial arts since 1998.

He holds a Rokudan (sixth degree) black belt and the title of Shihan, Chief Instructor for Canada in Jukoshin Ryu Jiu-jitsu. He also has many years of study in kenjutsu and karate.

Shihan Jamie has also attended many international seminars including six WEBBS World Congresses and has been an instructor at five of the congresses.

Shihan Jamie was also awarded WEBBS 2018 Martial Artist of the Year at the WEBBS World Congress 2018 in Loughbrough England.

Curriculum Vitae


RENSHI GREGG WADE
CFB Kingston Jiu-jitsu Club Head Instructor (Jiu-jitsu and Grappling)
Main Location Assistant Instructor (Jiu-jitsu and Grappling)


Sensei Gregg Wade
Renshi Gregg Wade has been studying martial arts since 2008.

He holds Yondan (fourth degree) black belt in Jukoshin Ryu jiu-jitsu, and a Yondan (fourth degree) black belt in Meibukan Goju Ryu karate.

Gregg has also attended many international seminars including six WEBBS World Congresses and has been an instructor at three of the congresses.







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RENSHI ZACHARY YUEN
Main Location Assistant Instructor (Jiu-jitsu and Grappling)
Regional Director of WEBBS


Sensei Zach Yuen

Renshi Zach Yuen has been studying martial arts from a very young age and has been training with us since 2009.

He holds Yondan (fourth degree) black belt in Jukoshin Ryu jiu-jitsu, and a Nidan (second degree) black belt in Meibukan Goju Ryu karate.

Zach has also attended many international seminars including four WEBBS World Congresses and has been an instructor at two of the congresses.






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SENSEI MICHAEL DOORNBOS
Main Location Instructor (Kenjutsu)


Sensei Mike Doornbos

Sensei Michael Doornbos has studied many martial arts over the years, including kenjutsu, jiu-jitsu and aikido.

Sensei Mike is passionate about the learning and teaching of kenjutsu and has recently joined us as an instructor for our kenjutsu program.










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Telephone: 613-532-9159
E-mail: jamie@tigersdenjiu-jitsu.com
2300 Princess Street (YGK Combatives Group), Kingston, Ont.