Ged started his passion for teaching in the classroom and on the mats during his college years. He pursued a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (2010) and a Masters Degree in Education (2019) in Ateneo De Manila University. His thesis for his Masters Degree is a proposed curriculum of the Origins Brazilian Jiu Jitsu kids program as an after-school activity. He was a former teacher in Ateneo Grade School from 2011-2014 handling different subjects (Science, Computer Education) and the Physical Fitness Club for grades 4 to 6. He started training kickboxing under coach Joel Buenaventura in 2008. He joined Origins BJJ (then New Breed Jiu Jitsu) in March of 2010 and earned his blue belt in 2018. He is currently assisting in Muay Thai and Jiu Jitsu kids classes in Origins Athletics.