Matteo Martinez is a Black Belt Under of Professor Jojo Guarin (Owner/Head Instructor at East Coast United Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Beginning his Brazilian JiuJitsu (BJJ) journey as a teenager in Westchester, NY; Matteo has traveled internationally, competing and training along side the best in the world. Having trained and learned from BJJ World Champions and Professional Mixed Martial Artists such as Lucas Lepri, Jared Wiener, Braulio Estima, Bruno Malfacine, Murilo Santana, Rafael Formiga, Marcelo Garcia, Warlley Alves & Matt Arroyo of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC); Matteo's pedigree is truly rare.

With accolades that include IBJJF (International Brazilian Jiu- Jitsu Federation) Gold Medals,Submission Only Tournament wins, and appearances in Super Fights all over the country; Matteo continues toprove his standing in the BJJ game through hard work and dedication to his art and sport. He is knownthroughout the BJJ community for his innovative and battle tested repertoire, careful attention to detail, and friendly personality. Having excelled at the highest levels of competitive BJJ and Submission grappling; Matteo is thrilled to share his love and passion for the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with Yorktown, Cortlandt Manor, and anyone in Westchester,NewYork,and any one in the surrounding areas who wishes to learn.