Hong Kong Jiu Jitsu Founder & Main Instructor
Master Japan Fukuoka Jiu-Jitsu Head Instructor
Language: English and Japanese
Born in 1979 Tokyo, JAPAN
Jiu-Jitsu and Judo Black Belt
IBJJF official 3rd Degree Black Belt
*IBJJF = Internatioal Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation)
JBJJF official 3rd Degree Black Belt
JBJJF official referee
*JBJJF =Japan Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation
2000,2001 All Japan Championship Open Pena Champion
2002,2003 All Japan Championship Open Pena 2nd place
2006 World Championship Brown Belt 3rd place
2006 Pan American Championship Brown Belt 3rd place
2008 Thailand Open Black Belt Pena Weight Champion
2010 Asian Jiu-Jitsu Open Master Black Belt Absolute Champion
2010 Asian Jiu-Jitsu Open Master Black Belt
Feather Weight 2nd place
2010 The 1st China Open Black Belt Absolute Champion
2011,2012,2013 Taiwan International Championship
Adult Black Belt Champion
2013 Masters(Master & Senior) World Championship
Master Black Belt Feather Weight 3rd place
2013 Asian Jiu-Jitsu Open Adult Black Belt Feather Weight 2nd place
2009 Hong Kong Championship 2nd Place
2009 39th Anniversary Hong Kong Championships Champion
2012 Hong Kong Championship Champion
2000 All Japan Championship Open Champion
2001 All Japan Championship Open Champion
2002 All Japan 3rd Place
2002 All Japan Championship Open 2nd Place
2003 Copa Koral Cup Champion
2003 All Japan Championship Open 2nd Place
2005 Viva Jiu-Jitsu Cup 2nd Place
2006 Viva Jiu-Jitsu Cup Champion
2006 Viva Jiu-Jitsu Cup Absolute 3rd Place
2006 Pan American Championship 3rd Place
2006 Copa JFT Champion
2006 Dumau International 2nd Place
2006 World Championship 3rd Place
2006 Gi All Japan tournament Champion
2007 Copa JFT Champion
2007 Delariva Cup Champion
2007 All Japan Championship 3rd Place
2007 Central Japan Championship 3rd Place
2007 All Japan Championship Open 2nd Place
2008 Copa de Hong Kong 2 NO-GI Divsion -75KG Advance Champion
2008 Thailand Open Champion
2008 Thailand Open Absolute 3rd Place
2010 Copa de Hong Kong 3 NO-GI Adavance 2nd Place
2010 Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu Master Feather Weight 2nd Place
2010 Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu Master Absolute 1st Place
2010 Thailand Open -76Kg 3rd Place
2010 Thailand Open Absolute 2nd Place
2010 Thailand Open Grappling -70Kg Champion
2010 1st China Open Black Belt Absolute Champion
2010 Abu Dhabi Pro China Trial Brown/Black Belt-74KG 2nd Place
2011 Taiwan International Black Belt -70KG Champion
2011 Taiwan International No-Gi Elite Division -70KG Champion
2012 Taiwan International Championship Champion
2012 Thailand Open -83KG 2nd Place
2012 Thailand Open Absolute 3rd Place
2013 Taiwan International Championship Absolute Champion
2013 Masters(Master & Senior) World Championship Master Black Belt Feather Weight 3rd place
2013 Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu Adult Feather Weight 2nd Place
2014 Taiwan International Championship 2nd Place
2016 Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu Master 2 Light Weight 3rd Place
Professional BJJ Match 2 Wins 1 Lose
2009 Judo Hong Kong Championship 2nd Place
2009 39th Anniversary Hong Kong Judo Championships Champion
2012 Judo Hong Kong Championship Champion
The World of Fighting has always been fascinating to MAKOTO, his career started when he hit the gate at “PARAESTRA TOKYO”. Though this is one of the best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu gyms in Japan, and he learnt under YUKI NAKAI, who happens to be one of the pioneers of Jiu-Jitsu in Japan. MAKOTO did not do well his early career. After spending hours and hours of time training on the mat, polishing his skills, he started to win in various major tournaments including the All Japan Championship. He overcame this difficult start.
In 2003, he became a student of TOSHIYUKI WADO (Leo Vieira’s black belt) and KUNIYOSHI HIRONAKA(UFC / DREAM Fighter/Cage Force & Professional Shoot World Champion). In 2006, as a brown belt he entered the World Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Brazil which is also known as “The Mundial”, came in 3rd place and brought home the bronze medal. In the same year, his also competed in the Pan-American Championship and again achieved 3rd place.
With very little sports experience in his early age as a teenager, his achievement shows with dedication and determination, anything is possible.
Also, his teaching which emphasizes content and details of the technique, the movement are highly regarded as a instructor.
In late June 2008, MAKOTO moved to Hong Kong and in June 2009, established his own academy “HKJJ HONG KONG JIU-JITSU”. He is also a competitor, challenging in international competitions in the Asia region. In 2010 he became a champion of the Black belt Masters category in the Asian Championship Open-weight Division. And also a winner of the First China International Open Championship Open-weight Division.
In 2013 , Master & Senior(MASTERS) World Championship Master Black Belt Feather Weight 3rd place.
In these years, he also has started to visit various countries to make an seminar or as a referee at some international tournaments in Asia.
And in May 2016, He would establish new academy “MASTER JAPAN FUKUOKA” with his Senpai [KUNIYOSHI HIRONAKA] in Hakata, Fukuoka, Japan.
He is still a representative of “HONG KONG JIU-JITSU” and special instructor, presently the most noticed Jiu-Jitsu Master in Asia.
Language:Cantonese, Mandarin, English, Japanese and little Portuguese
Born in 1979 Hong Kong
Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt
2006 DUMAU Cup 2nd place
2008 BJJ riddim MVP Fighter
2010 Estadual Rio Cup Brown Belt 3rd place
2010 Abu Dhabi Pro China Trial Brown/Black Belt-74KG 3rd Place
2011 Taiwan International Brown Belt Absolute Champion
2013 Taiwan International Brown Belt Absolute Champion
2015 Copa De HONG KONG Brown Belt -76KG Champion
2015 Copa De HONG KONG Brown Belt Absolute 2nd Place
2016 HONG KONG National Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship Brown/Black Belt
-85KG 3rd Place
2016 HONG KONG National Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship Brown/Black Belt
Absolute 3rd Place
2011 Hong Kong Championship Open 3rd Place
2012 Hong Kong Championship 2nd Place
Brad started brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in 2001 while he was living and studying in Australia, but after training under Toshiyuki Wado in Tokyo Japan, he began to realize that Jiu-Jitsu was becoming more than a hobby, and decided to move on to the next level.
The training in the early days was very harsh and competitive, but Brad never gave up and constantly stayed on top of his game. It was then he built up a strong friendship with Makoto Aramaki , both on a professional, and personal, level. Brad is also known as a talented polyglot. He is fluent and able to teach in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, and Japanese.
On top of that, after long years of living in Japan, he is very familiar with Japanese culture and history.
Brad has trained in various academies in many different countries, and has made BJJ connections all over the world.
After spending 7 months training and studying in Brazil, he has competed in the World Championship 2010 held in Long Beach California, as well as in Brazil and received 3rd Place at the Estadual Rio Cup.
He is truly one of the pioneers of Jiu-Jitsu in Hong Kong.
From Aug 01, 2010, Brad returned to his hometown Hong Kong and joined us an instructor at HKJJ.
Jiu-Jitsu Instructor,Yoga Instructor
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin and English
Born in 1989 Hong Kong
Jiu-Jitsu Brown Belt
Yoga Alliance official RYT-200 certification
2009 Copa KLN 2 White Belt Pluma Champion
2009 Tokyo International 2nd Place
2010 Copa KLN 5 Blue Belt Pena 2nd Place
2010 Pan Asia Championship 2nd Place
2010 Pan Asia Championship NO-GI 2nd Place
2010 World Pro Championship China Trial White/Blue Belt-62KG 3rd Place
2011 United Jiu-Jitsu of Asia Cup Blue Belt Pluma Champion
2011 World Pro Championship China Trial Blue Belt-62KG 3rd Place
2011 World Pro Championship Macau Trial Blue Belt Absolute 2nd Place
2011 ADCC South China Summer Round in Macau -65.9KG Champion
2012 Hong Kong Open Cup Blue Belt -64KG Champion
2012 Taiwan International Championship Purple Belt Pluma Champion
2012 Copa De HONG KONG Purple Belt -64KG Champion
2013 Taiwan International Championship Purple Belt Pluma Champion
2014 Pan Asian Championship Purple Belt Light Feather 2nd Place
2014 Pan Asian Championship Purple Belt Open Weight 3rd Place
2014 LA Open Championship Purple Belt Light Feather Champion
2014 Vulkan Open Championship Purple Belt Light Feather Champion
2015 Copa De HONG KONG Purple Belt -64KG Champion
2016 Rickson Gracie Cup Brown Belt Light Feather 2nd Place
2016 Copa De HONG KONG Brown Belt -64KG 2nd Place
2016 Asian Open Jiu-Jitsu Brown Belt Rooster Weight Champion
2007 Hong Kong Student Judo Championships -52Kg 3rd Place
2008 Hong Kong Junior Judo Championships -52Kg 2nd Place
2009 Hong Kong Students’ Judo invitation contest -55 Kg 2nd Place
Ryan started Jiu-Jitsu career with the establishment of the HK Jiu-Jitsu in July 2009.
In a world of large and powerful opponents, his small physique did not deter his quick path to success, owing not only to his arduous training but also largely to his understanding of the fundamental concept of Jiu-Jitsu on its focus on flexibility, technique and movement.
He is an influential force, successfully acquiring various medals in the various tournaments he has participated including international tournaments.
His flexibility and speed in controlling his opponent is a sight you must see, it is the crystallization of his hard work and the simplicity and purity of the Hong Kong Jiu-Jitsu training methods. Makoto Aramaki approves Ryan’s abilities and holds great expectations for his career.
And He is RYT-200 holder of Yoga alliance. His teaching also has established a good reputation in Yoga.
Jiu-Jitsu Instructor & Fitness Trainer
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin, English and Japanese
Born in 1981 Hong Kong
2015 Copa De HONG KONG Blue Belt Master -82.3KG Champion
He is one of the original Jiu-Jitsu athletes in HK before its popularity, holding international level talent. He also has excellent reputation as fitness-trainer backed by experience and theory.
With his skillful technique and outstanding physique as an athlete and trainer, he is persuasive in his coaching. His character is gentle, good-natured, with affable manners.
For his hobby, Benny studies Japanese, holding Japanese Level 2 certificate and is able to coach in Japanese.
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin and Japanese
Born in 1984 Hong Kong
Black Belt certificated by the Kodokan Institute, Japan
3rd Degree Judo Black Belt certificated by Hong Kong Judo association
Referee Certificated by the All Japan Judo Federation
Coach Certificated by The Judo Association of Hong Kong, China
2001-2005 Nominated as a member of the Hong Kong Judo Squad
(by the Judo Association of China)
2001 Hong Kong Student Judo Championships Champion -56KG
2001 33rd South China Athletic Association Judo Championship 2nd Runner-up -56KG
2001 Hong Kong Kyu-Grade Judo Championships 2nd Runner-up -56KG
2002 Hong Kong Junior Judo Championships Champion -56KG
2002 Hong Kong International Judo Tournament 2nd Runner-up –55KG
2002 Hong Kong Judo Championships 1st Runner-up -60KG
2002 Hong Kong Judo Team Championships 2nd Runner-up
2003 Hong Kong Student Judo Championships Champion -60KG
2003 THE 4TH ASIAN JUNIOR JUDO CHAMPIONSHIPS 7th -55KG
2003 35rd South China Athletic Association Judo Championship 1st Runner-up -60KG
2004 HK Judo Squad Selection Champs 1st Runner-up -60KG
2004 Hong Kong International Judo Tournament 4th Runner-up -60KG
2004 Hong Kong Judo Championships 2nd Runner-up -60KG
2004 55th National Day Hong Kong Judo Championships 2nd Runner-up -65KG
2004 Hong Kong Junior Judo Championships Champion-60KG
2005 Hong Kong Judo Championships 2nd Runner-up -73KG
2005 35th Anniversary Hong Kong Judo Championships Champion -60KG
2007 37th Anniversary Hong Kong Judo Championships Champion-73KG
2013 Hong Kong Judo Champion Tournament 1st Runner-up -81KG
2013 Hong Kong Judo Championships Champion -81KG
2014 Hong Kong Judo Championships 1st Runner-up -90KG
Japan Meikai University, B.A. in Arts—the Japanese Language Studies of the Faculty of Languages and Cultures, Japanese Language Proficiency Test Level 1 passed.