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Toby "TigerHeart" Grear started his Jiu Jitsu career in 1986 in Lima, Ohio followed by joining his High School Wrestling team in 1995. In 2005 Toby started training with 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu in Hollywood, California under Founder Eddie Bravo who was also in Toby's corner for many his TFA World Title Fights. After nearly 29 years of Jiu Jitsu Toby received his Black Belt from 5th Degree Black Belt Fabio Vinelli under the guidance of Red & Black Belt Aloisio Silva.
2006: NAGA Gold Medalist
2007: TFA World Title
2009: US OPEN Black Belt Division: Defeated Joe Camacho RIP
2012: NABJJ World No-Gi Black Belt Lightweight Champion
2014: Featured Black Belt SUPERFIGHT at Copa Pacifica 14
#TrueWarriorArmy Jiu Jitsu Lineage:
Carlos Gracie/Hélio Gracie > Robson Gracie > Alosio Silva > Fabio Vinelli > Toby Grear
Toby TigerHeart Jiu Jitsu Lineage
1989: Yellow Belt: Judo: Lima YMCA
1993: H.S. Wrestling Team: Patrick Murphy
2004: Muay Thai Clinch: Sityodtong Los Angeles: Walter Michalowski
2005: Submission Grappling: The Bomb Squad: Eddie Bravo
2007: Blue Belt: 4th Degree Fabio Vinelli
2009: Purple Belt: Ricardo Wilke/ Adriano Camolese
2011: Brown Belt: Ricardo Wilke/ Alexandre "Xande" Ribeiro
2014: Black Belt: 4th Degree Fabio Vinelli/ 7th Degree Aloisio Silva
Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art focused on wrestling and submissions to control and attacker. It focuses on the principles of leverage and proper technique to obtain dominant control over an attacker, and provides a greater position to resolve conflict by using submission holds.
Jiu Jitsu has been proven to be an effective method for dealing with bigger and stronger attackers and has become increasingly popular due in part to its wide reach across all ages and demographics. Student train in Jiu Jitsu for self defense, sport jiu-jitsu (and submission grappling) and Fitness. It has found its way into the training regiment of nearly every successful martial artist worldwide.