Instructor Sean “Snuggles” Gray is a Black Belt instructor who began training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2007 under Jorge Gurgel and Jon Stutzman. Prior to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Sean wrestled from an early age through high school. Despite not discovering BJJ until he was 24 years old Sean has dedicated the largest portion of his life to the art, rapidly expanding his knowledge and competitive success.
Instructor Snuggles began teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at the JG MMA Academy as a children’s instructor and maintained his tenure for three years. Since then he has successfully coached, trained and cornered several prominent MMA Fighters, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Submission Wrestling competitors. Instructor Snuggles is a strong believer of growth through competition and is constantly working to expand his capabilities and those of his students. Instructor Sean graduated with a B.A. from Wright State University and holds a J.D. from Salmon P. Chase College of Law.