Receiving a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the ultimate goal. In most cases, it takes more than a decade of hard work, and countless hours spent on the mat. The men and women on this list have all achieved the prestigious rank of jiu-jitsu black belt in the state of Ohio.
Darren Branch, Scott Burr, Pablo Castro, Craig Cramer, Jose Diaz, Bill Jones, John Lawrence, Kristopher Mcleod, Neto Gomes, Mark Stefanac, Matt Waterhouse, Ed Powers, Adam Wilson, Jason Williard, Jason Zakrajsek
BJ Nelson, Craig Chitwood, Dan Siegel, Dave Tabron, Dustin Ware, Jeffery Hudson, Matt Rigney, Neil Chitwood, Rich Ryu, Robin Gieseler, Shawn Chitwood, Tom Feister, Tony Zara, Tracy Hopkins, Vitor Oliveira, Laurah Hallock, Dave Freetage, Keith Herbert, Gary Lowe, Ryan Thatcher, Travis Haynes