Fènix Jiu-Jitsu is based out of Hickory NC. We are proud to be a part of the Renzo Gracie Lineage, under the supervison of Professor Derek “TC” Richardson, owner of Leadership Martial Arts in Charlotte NC. Our goal is to uphold the tradition of Self-Defense based Jiu-Jitsu, but we also enjoy the sport side of Jiu-Jitsu as well.
Head Instructor, Fénix Jiu-Jitsu
Jason Bebber is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brown belt under Derek “TC” Richardson. He has been active in various martial arts for over a decade and began instructing Jiu- Jitsu in 2014. Through Jiu-Jitsu, Jason has created a family of loyal students and continuously pushes them to reach their goals. His style of instruction is very laid back, but still extremely effective. He is also a firm believer of leading from the front; whether it’s local tournaments (winning multiple gold and silver medals) or traveling for a Super Fight, he is always looking for a new challenge.
Assistant Instructor, Fénix Jiu-Jitsu
Daniel received his Purple Belt Professor Richardson on one of the team’s trip to Renzo Gracie Academy in March of 2017. Being a lifelong student, he is always looking to increase his knowledge on human movement and training styles; whether it is other Martial Arts or fitness modalities, he is always looking to improve by learning as much as possible.