Loading...
Instructors 2018-11-08T03:05:04+00:00

Scott “TNT” Tannenbaum – Owner / Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / MMA

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu  / 4th Degree Black Belt
  • Aikido / 3rd Degree Black belt
  • Japanese Jiu-Jitsu / 1st Degree Black belt
  • Judo / Black belt
  • Amateur Fight Record  8-0
  • Professional Fight Record  11-2
  • 40 Years Martial Arts experience
  • 23 Years Instructor experience
  • Teaches BJJ/ MMA Seminars throughout the world
  • Founder of the TNT BJJ Federation
  • Coached over 150 MMA fights
  • Has taught numerous seminars for Police, FBI and Special Forces
  • Head Coach of UMMAF (Team USA)

 * If you are interested in Professor Scott teaching a seminar at your Academy please e-mail him directly at scott@tntbjj.com for more information.

Nick LaRosa – Gi BJJ / Youth BJJ & MMA / Judo / Personal Trainer

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / Black Belt
  • Judo / Black Belt
  • Freestyle / Greco Wrestling Coach
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Nutrition Coach
  • Former Powerlifter (Holding multiple records)
  • Multiple MMA fights
  • Professional Jiu-Jitsu Competitor
  • ADCC Competitor
  • 2x Fight to Win Competitor
  • 2018 Fastest Submission Winner (Spartan Challenge)
  • 2016 2nd Fastest Submission (Warrior Challenge)
  • 2016 NAGA Champion (Expert Division)

Brian “El Rojito” Cook– Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu / Black Belt
  • Hwarang Do / 3rdDegree Black Belt
  • Judo / Brown Belt
  • 35 Years Martial Arts experience
  • 20 years Instructor experience
  • Competition experience NAGA, Grapplers Quest, Judo, Karate

Alex Belongia – Muay Thai / Youth BJJ & MMA / Personal Trainer

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / 4th Degree Brown Belt
  • 2nd Degree Black belt in Kenpo Karate
  • 13 years of Martial Arts experience
  • 8-2 record in Mixed Martial Arts, 4-0 in Pankration
  • Multiple Gold Medalist at National BJJ Tournaments
  • Muay Thai competitor
  • Amateur Boxing experience
  • Extensive training in armed and unarmed self-defense with Law Enforcement Agencies and Navy Seals
  •  NASM Certified Personal Trainer with 7 years experience in strength and conditioning, weight loss, rehabilitation, and  Sport Specific Training
  • Competed in Rock climbing at the National level

Christian Coleman – Muay Thai / Power Tone / Personal Trainer

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu/ 4th Degree Purple Belt
  • Hwa-Rang-Do Black Belt
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • Certified Nutrition / Metabolic Conditioning Coach
  • Triathlete
  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu CompetitorJiu-Jitsu Competitor

Jimmy House – Wrestling

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / Purple Belt
  • 44-6 BJJ Competition Record
  • 2017 NABJJF 4x National Champion (Gi, NoGI, Absolute)
  • ​Bullpen Submission Series Champion
  • Spartan Invitational Runner Up
  • 2x Open Division Champion (Terminator Wrestling Championships)
  • World Champion and 5x National Champion (Powerlifting)
  • 6 World Records, 10 National Records, and 20 Arizona Records (Powerlifting)
  • Turned Professional in Powerlifting at 19 years old
  • Ranked Top 3 in the United States in 2016 & 36th Best of ALL-TIME in weight class (Powerlifting)
  • National Championship Coach (Powerlifting)
  • All-State High School Wrestler
  • 4 Year Varsity Letterman (Wrestling)
  • 2 Year Team Captain (Wrestling)
  • 2017 Terminator Wrestling Championships OPEN Heavyweight Champion (Wrestling)
  • National Championship Coach at 2015 Freakshow Nationals (Wrestling)
  • 2013 “Mr. Teen Arizona” State Bodybuilding Champion
  • 2015 Teen Bodybuilding Coach
  • Barrett Honors College Student at Arizona State University
  • Glendale Community College Honors Program Graduate
  • PHI THETA KAPPA Honors Society Alumni
  • 3 Magazine Covers
  • Award Winner for Achievement at the 2017 Asian American Awards
  • Founder of House Strong​
    Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat @jhouse182
    Youtube Channel: HOUSE STRONG

Kelsey Gollihar – Youth MMA & BJJ

  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / 4th Degree Purple Belt
  • First Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • UMMAF 2016 Women’s Fly Weight Bronze medalist
  • 11 years of Martial Arts experience
  •  Mixed Martial Arts Fighter
  •  Multiple Gold Medalist at National BJJ Tournaments
  • NASM Certified

Alex Malinovskiy– Judo

  • Judo / 2nd Degree Black Belt
  • Member of the Junior Russian National Judo Team
  • 16 years of Martial Arts experience
  • Most Outstanding Senior Male Shiai Competitor of the State of Arizona for the Year 2008
  • 21x Open Division Judo Champion (Grand Canyon State Games, Silver State Judo Championships, Golden State Judo Championships, Southwest Judo Championships)
  • 40th Annual Northglenn Judo Championship 2nd place finish
  • 42nd Annual Dallas Invitational Judo Championship 2nd place finish
  • Natural Professional Bodybuilder in OCB(Organization of Competitive Bodybuilders)
  • 3x Bodybuilding Champion
  • 3x Bodybuilding 2nd place finishes
  • 1x Bodybuilding 3rd place finish
Request a Free Trial Class
CURRENT CLASS SCHEDULE