Ian started training in karate when he was four years old and Jiu-Jitsu at the age of six. He earned his black belt in Karate in 2017 and is currently a green belt in Jiu-Jitsu. Ian loves to compete in grappling tournaments and super fights as often as possible. At age 16, he competes in the blue belt adult division. He is the reigning “Battle 4 the Ages” absolute champion. Helping to teach the “littles” is one of his favorite parts of being on the leadership team. Ian also enjoys wrestling on the Queens Annes county varsity wrestling team in high school. He excels at incorporating his wrestling into Jiu-Jitsu and teaches the younger students new wrestling techniques as well.