Professor Dean Ritter : Breakfast Club coach (6a Tue/Wed/Thu)
BA from UT Austin, MA in Accounting from UC Boulder.
He has been a regular competitor in SJJIF world competitions starting in 2015 in LA where he won gold in Gi and No Gi. Dean Began competing in IBJJF tournaments in 2017, Master Worlds twice, PanAms in Gi and No Gi, and No Gi Worlds. In 2018 he took Bronze at No Gi Worlds.
Dean is usually accompanied to class by his awesome wife Tina. He has 3 children Yvonne-21, Will-19, and Elizabeth-17. Dean can always be found on the mat somewhere helping new students learn heavy top pressure and nasty chokes.