Archive | March, 2013

Lloyd Irvin Martial Arts Academy

21 Mar

“Martial arts is actually a way of existence for me. I love teaching the artwork of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. I am unable to wait around for one among my student’s to succeed in Black Belt. I’ll always remember when Dalla promoted me to Black Belt in Brazil. It absolutely was the best working day in my martial arts profession.
I can not hold out to provide that experience to at least one of my college students.

Grasp Lloyd Irvin (Martial Art Academy) is really a Globe Renowned martial arts Mentor, Competitor and Martial Arts Pro. He’s a A number of Time Countrywide Judo Winner, a Various Time Countrywide Sombo Winner and right after popping out of the three-year retirement he not long ago turned a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Earth Winner. A Graduate of Bowie Point out College he retains the rank of seventh Degree Black Belt in Thai Jitsu, 1st Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, 5th Diploma Black Belt in Beat Sombo, in addition to a 1st Diploma Black Belt in Judo.

He’s the only particular person during the Earth to hold black belts in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Combat Sombo and Judo. Lloyd Irvin  is a contemporary day martial arts Legend. In 2002 he was named America Judo Federation Intercontinental Coach from the year. Also in 2004 he was named the NAGA North American Grappling Associations Instructor in the Yr together with the Grapplers Quest 2004 Teacher with the 12 months.

Learn Lloyd’s huge practical experience involves getting taught many alternative legislation enforcement and armed forces agencies like the trick Services, FBI, Navy SEALs, DEA, SWAT and Bounty Hunters. Acquiring fought skillfully retiring undefeated and coaching fighters on the best degree of Battle. He is familiar with accurately what is going to do the job and what will not. His application throws out anything that doesn’t function and only teaches the things that demonstrate most effective. Master Lloyd is usually included seriously with personal safety. This type of working experience in real daily life scenarios is what tends to make his martial arts faculty amongst a sort.

Master Lloyd’s journey from the martial arts commenced on the age of 3. Learn Lloyd was the first African American from the World to receive a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Learn Lloyd is among only 3 Non-Brazilians to at any time receive a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt in Brasil. In 1999, Master Lloyd Irvin grew to become the initial American to at any time defeat a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt in Brasil. What tends to make this much more remarkable was that Learn Lloyd just obtained his brown belt three days prior. Immediately after this amazing victory Grasp Lloyd experienced a element story penned about him the entire world Famed Gracie Magazine in Brasil.

Master Lloyd is one of just a handful of instructors within the full east coastline that can proficiently perform leg locks. 3 time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Globe Winner Fabio Gurgel calls Grasp Lloyd “THE KING OF LEGLOCKS”. Master Lloyd is effectively versed in Western Boxing, Muay Thai, Silat, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Sombo, Knife, Adhere, Freestyle and Valetudo fighting. He was also highlighted in Ralph Gracie videos. Learn Lloyd feels he’s almost nothing a lot more than a university student of the martial arts and will often try to be an improved martial artist.

2005 Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion
2004 North American Grappling Association Instructor of the Year
2004 Grapplers Quest Instructor of the Year
2002 United States Judo Federation International Coach of the Year
2002 U.S. National Judo Champion
2001 Maryland State Judo Champion
2001 U.S. National Judo Champion
2000 Maryland State Judo Champion
2000 Silver Medal World Championships BJJ Master Rio, Brazil
Lloyd Irvin is the current G.A.M.E. Lt. Heavy Champion
Current U.S. Valetudo Lt. Heavy Champion
Lloyd is the first American to compete in the National Brazilian Team Championships in Rio
1999 Maryland State Judo Champion
1999 Silver Medalist – Campeonato Brasileiro De Equipes (National Brazilian Team Championships)
1999 Combat Sombo National and Pan American Champion 198lbs
1999 Combat Sombo National and Pan American Outstanding Competitor
1999 Combat Sombo National and Pan American (ASA) Team Captain/Coach
1998 U.S. Combat Sombo National Champion 198-220lbs
1997 Gracie Open Jiu-Jitsu Lt. Heavy Champion
1996 Virginia Free Fighting Lt. Heavy Champion
1996 Yamasaki-Dalla Jiu-Jitsu Champion
Soldiers of Submission – Team Captain