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IronHide Academy offers a complete Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Combat Submission Wrestling, STX Kickboxing, MMA, Self Defense, Medieval Combat, Strength and Conditioning, Injury Prevention and Nutrition Optimization instruction programs that incorporate excellent technique, live sparring, combat-proven competition training, and fitness. Although our classes are intense and utilize a vigorous exercise program, our instructors recognize that each student is an individual with unique goals, who progresses at their own pace according to their athletic abilities, martial arts background, and level of fitness. Come and try one of our classes FOR FREE and you will see why our program is the best!

  • BJJ, Submission Wrestling, and MMA Coach

  • IBJJF Certified Black Belt

  • Active BJJ and Submission Wrestling Competitor

  • Former Kickboxing Fighter

  • Former Judo Competitor

  • Winner of Numerous International Competitions

  • US Navy Veteran

  • BJJ, and Submission Wrestling Coach

  • Former Boxing and Kickboxing Fighter

  • BJJ Black Belt

  • Active BJJ and Submission Wrestling Competitor

  • Winner of Numerous International Competitions

  • MMA and Full Contact Armored Fighting Coach

  • BJJ Black Belt

  • Active Full Contact Armored Fighter

  • IMCF World Champion

  • Former MMA Fighter

  • Former BJJ Competitor

  • US Army Veteran

  • Freestyle Wrestling Coach

  • Former D1 Wrestler (Campbell University)

  • Wrestling Experience: 31 Years

  • HS Coach: 15 Years 

  • Coached Numerous District, State Qualifiers, State Placers, and State Champions

  • Kickboxing Coach

  • IKF East Coast Classic Champion

  • IKF World Classic Muay Thai Finalist

  • Winner of Numerous WAKO events

  • Strength & Conditioning Coach

  • Nutrition Optimization and Injury Prevention Professional

  • Completing MS in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology with Concentration In Human Performance (University of FL)

  • NPTI Diploma

  • Certifications: Precision Nutrition, USA Powerlifting, Westside Conjugate Training, and Yoga


We have one of the best-equipped facilities in the entire DMV region! Our facility boasts over 5,000 sq/ft of IBJJF-quality mat space, complete with wall mats. We also offer a regulation-sized boxing ring, a Muay Thai/boxing bag station, and a dedicated weightlifting area, all designed to provide our students with the best and safest training environment. Additionally, we offer two fully equipped locker rooms for both male and female students, complete with showers for your convenience. To support our beginner students, we provide multiple sets of loaner striker equipment and BJJ gis. At our facility, we prioritize your training experience and strive to offer top-notch amenities to ensure your comfort and success.


The below images are a testament to hard and fun training of the IronHide Athletes. We are a Yamasaki Academy - formerly known as Loudoun BJJ - the most dominant and open minded school in Loudoun Country. We are open to students of all levels, as well as to all visitors, no matter the affiliation. We pride ourselves in cross training with all of the top schools around the globe and bringing the fusion of the old and new school training to out student body. JOIN OUR FAMILY TODAY!