Gavin is a Former United States Marine and U.S. Army Infantryman who started training in BJJ in Nov of 2014. Quickly falling in love with the community of the gym and the spirit of competition that he found so often in military service. he became very driven to be an ambassador to the martial art in hopes it would bring others the sense of community and challenge that it brought him. having earned his brown belt through his passion for teaching and over a dozen competitions within the super heavyweight brackets, he is always excited to bring great new people into the fold of U.F.A.I. and help them develop as competitive grapplers.