Jessee Filan: BJJ, Judo, No-Gi Instructor
Coach Jessee Filan has been active in martial arts since 2003, starting with Judo. Jessee earned his Judo black belt in 2011 and his BJJ blue belt in 2014. Aside from competing in the grappling arts, he is a professional mixed martial artist with over 10 fights! In 2006, Jessee competed in, and won, a submission wrestling Super-Fight in Russia. We are very proud to have a martial artist of Jessee’s caliber teaching at Performance Martial Arts Academy.
When Jessee isn’t teaching, he enjoys spending time with his family. He also spends a lot of time training, and improving his own skill set.
2014- Ground Warrior Submission Challenge: Silver Medalist (Advanced NoGi)
2012- Subleague: Gold Medalist (Advanced NoGi)
2011- Dynamic Submission Grappling Championship: Gold Medalist (Advanced NoGi)
2008- Subleague: Gold Medalist (Advanced NoGi)
2008- Subleague: Fastest Submission (7 second flying armbar)
2007- Northwestern Regional Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championship: Gold Medalist
2006- Submission Wrestling Super Fight Champion
2005- Grants Pass Judo Invitational: Gold Medalist (Dan Division)