Jiu Jitsu, Black Belt, Head Instructor, Owner has made his mark in the Grappling Industry. Richards accolades include: State Placer at Oceana High School Wrestling, NCAA- 3X All American for San Francisco State University, 132 career Wins. IBJJF (International Brazillian Jiu Jitsu Federation) Blackbelt, Master 5X World Champion.
His journey started as a young man in High-School with Wrestling, he quickly found himself in love with the competitiveness and brotherhood the sport offered. He continued his dreams in College and in the Army. Rich is very well respected in the Wrestling Arena.
He was introduced to Jiu Jitsu 20 years ago by Jay Janeiro, Black Belt, Owner of Evolve Training Center. He quickly embraced the Jiu Jitsu lifestyle. He adds, Jiu Jitsu was very natural for me, but I believe it gave my life a deeper meaning. I believe, "Jiu jitsu transforms lives for the better, there's a level of intelligence in combination with movement that satisfies and feeds the mind and body. Like Human Chess, It''s beautiful to watch everyone’s journey unfold”.
Partner and Friend - Dominic Boutain started his Wrestling Career in High School becoming a State Placer Runner Up. He continued his love for the sport while attending CalPoly and was highly recognized in the circuit. NCAA Div I Pac 10 Place Winner.
Dominic found himself in the Wrestling Circuit with Rich Goodwin and later the two found themselves as Head Coaches for Benicia High School and Benicia Middle School. The Benicia team produced Several State Placers and would upset Wrestlers in their League by holding the League Title for 10 years.
Dominic was introduced to Jiu Jitsu by Rich Goodwin. Rich Goodwin says, it felt great to honor my brother with his well earned Purple Belt. Dominic‘s first NoGi IBJJF event was exciting as he took home the Silver.
Rich adds, Dom’s experience in Wrestling and Jiu Jitsu makes him a dangerous competitor on and off the mat.
Therefore, if anyone is IN CHRIST. he is a New Creation. The old has passed away: behold. the new has come!
2 Corinthians 5:17
Instruction/Class Month to Month Monthly Fee. Attend as many classes throughout the month. These classes are intended for Adults only. Please let us know if you are interested in competing and we will make sure that you are ready!
*$50 add Adult Member in the same household -see front desk for this option.
Adult + 1 child monthly. Each additional child after is $25ea.
Unlimited Classes (Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling and Muay Thai for the month). We teach 4yrs of age and up. All levels are welcome. We encourage all students to compete in Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling and Muay Thai when they are ready.
*Depending on experience, some students in their late teens may take adult classes. This will be determined on a case by case basis. Please speak with Professor Rich Goodwin.
This discounted fee of $25 only pertains as long as there is 1 Paying Adult for $124 Or-
This discounted fee of $25 pertains, as long as there is 1 Paying Youth Membership of $75
For example: Sister- $75 brother - $25 for a total of $100
*Must reside in the same household
*Rates are subject to change