Martinez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Instructor Bio William Martinez Jr

Martinez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

William Martinez Jr. is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Master Carlos Machado, 8th degree Black Belt.  

Will was awarded his Black Belt on October 27, 2012 by Master Carlos Machado, at the 5 Brothers Camp 2012 (Rigan, Roger, Carlos, John and Jean Jacques Machado)in Dallas, Texas. 

Will is also an active Pro MMA fighter, with a record of 10-3-1, his most recent win being in December 2014. His MMA training began in 2007 with Philadelphia Fight Factory. He has trained side by side with great fighters such as Steve Haigh, Zack Makovshy, Steve McCabe, Eddie Alvarez, Tara Larosa and Phil and Rick Migliarese, Tim Carpenter, Tim Hart, Daniel Tavares and Ryan Hall to name a few. These training partners have helped him become the professional fighter he is today. 

He continues to compete in Grappling tournaments up and down the east coast. (Both in NO GI and GI) Facing off against some of the best, David Bass, Seth Smith, Andy Main, Zack Makovsky, Bill Algeo, and Jimmy Morrison.   

In early 2011, Will opened his school, Martinez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Philadelphia, where his BJJ, MMA and Muay Thai programs have grown quickly and far exceeded his original plans. His goal is to continue to train with his students, and spreading the Machado Style Jiu Jitsu skills throughout his current location in Philadelphia, and one day expanding out to other locations.  

December 6, 2010
The Beginning of the end for Vamana Brown Cage Wars 6
Will training with students at Martinez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Fight Pictures
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Will training with the Gracie's and Balance Jiu Jitsu

William Martinez Jr.
Will taking 1st place in Gi and No Gi - Pittsburgh

Fight Pictures Bellator 65  Will Martinez  vs  Terrell Hobbs  

Win by Rear Naked Choke Hold   4/13/12
Will's Black Belt Test - Machado Brothers Camp 2012


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