Mike Powers is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt with multiple US National titles,
Pan-American titles, and placing 3rd in the World Masters in 2014.
Mike received his black belt from his professor, World Champion Rodrigo Medeiros who is a Carlson Gracie black belt.
Major Jiu Jitsu placings:
3rd - World Masters (2014)
2nd - U.S. Nationals (2013)
1st - U.S. Nationals (2009)
2nd - Pan American (2005)
1st - U.S. Nationals (2005)
1st - Pan American (2003)
His stories and experiences of his up-and-down battles of fighting are contagious and empowering for any listening audience.
BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU
2014 World Masters
2013 U.S. Nationals
MMA training clip
JIU JITSU TEACHING
Professor Mike Powers AFG Show mount attacks
Mike Powers & Clark Gracie mount attack
Mike Powers Kimura to armbar combo
Mike Powers & Alex Silva Kimura attack
Mike Powers attacks from closed guard
Mike Powers & Alex Silva teaching best two 1/2 guard passes.
Mike Powers sparring with students
Mike Powers head referee for Legend MMA in Asia