Head Instructor Woody Hosler began training BJJ in 2008 under Matthias Meister at NOLA BJJ in New Orleans, LA, In 2011, after relocating to Dallas, TX he continued his training at Octagon MMA, where he further developed his passion for the “gentle art” under the guidance of Octavio Couto Jr. In October 2011 Woody was promoted to black belt by Octavio Couto Jr. and Rafael Lang.
Woody believes that BJJ is a sport but also a life philosophy. He believes that the lessons you learn on the mats can be carried with you throughout your life.
Woody has a passion for sharing BJJ with individuals of all ages, backgrounds and capabilities. However, he has a special interest in integrating BJJ into law enforcement practices. He believes that we can have safer, more effective law enforcement officers through sharing the art of BJJ.
Bobby Hammil, Instructor
Coach Bobby Hammil is a brown belt that trains under the Rice Brothers in Redding, CA. Coach Bobby enjoys coaching, training, spending time with his family and exploring the great outdoors.