Michael first fell in love with the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2010. He has since dedicated his life to studying and sharing the beautiful art to as many people as possible, in the process founding both the Origins Youth Program and Origins Athletics in San Juan. Constantly seeking to test himself…

BJJ/Fitness/Yoga

Mara has been training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu since 2011. She is a competitive BJJ athlete and also a former member of the Philippine National Team for Jiu Jitsu. Aside from competition, she currently teaches Origins BJJ’s kids class. Sharing her passion and knowledge of the sport has been…

Paolo first started training Jiujitsu in 2012 at sixteen years old when his older brother Michael convinced him to try out the martial art. He quickly became fond of the highly competitive nature of the sport. In the years since, he has immersed himself in competition becoming one of the most…

Christian has dedicated his life in the study of the martial arts not just in technique, but in philosophy as well. Tracing his roots in full contact Karate, Christian mixes elements of Muay Thai, boxing, western kickboxing and Jeet Kune Do to create a unique striking style that has been tested in…

Fitness/Yoga

Coach Rozelle has decades of experience in the fitness, starting out as a college athlete in the 90s to now being a senior fitness professional with leadership experience working with some of the biggest gym chains in the country. Throughout that time, her mission has always remained…