Cody received his black belt under Jay Pages in 2019 making him Tupelo’s first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt. Cody has 13+ years’ experience in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts. MMA record 7-0. Cody has coached multiple fight teams with impressive winning records. Cody is our lead Jiu Jitsu Instructor and MMA coach.
Ben Parrish is a Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and an active Professional MMA Fighter with an impressive record of 12-2. Ben helps run our MMA Program and teaches MMA striking to beginners and advanced students.
Casey is one of our Purple belts in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with 6+ years’ experience. Casey teaches our Thursday night Gi class and has a unique, intelligent approach to Jiu Jitsu and teaching!
Jon is a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with 12+ years’ experience. Jon specializes in No Gi Jiu Jitsu and Wrestling. Jon teaches one of our morning submission wrestling classes.
Wesley is a purple belt with 8+ years’ Jiu Jitsu experience and specializes in No Gi Jiu Jitsu. Wesley runs our Tuesday night competition class.
Nia is our Fitness Kickboxing instructor. Nia is an expert at group fitness and is extremely dedicated to health and fitness.