November 3, 2015

Instructors

Edgard Dutra

Head instructor and owner of Brazilian Top Team Brevard County, Professor Edgard Dutra has a 4th Degree Black Belt under Austregesilo Reis and Cassio Werneck with BTT / Murilo Bustamante.

Bill LaDow

Instructor: BJJ

Professor Bil LaDow began training martial arts in 2002. He started Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2005 and was promoted to blue belt by professors Edgard Dutra and Beto Nunes.

He received his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2012. He has trained in additional martial arts with other instructors to include Karate, Judo, Kickboxing, Muay Thai and MMA.

Professor LaDow has competed at every level of competition from beginner to advanced /black belt. His emphasis is in supporting a strong fundamental understanding of jiu jitsu and preparing students with the skills to compete and win.

KLEBER GONÇALVES

Instructor: Judo and BJJ

Sensei Kleber Goncalves began training Judo 25 years ago in Brazil under Olympic Gold Medalist Sensei Rogério Sampaio.

He achieved the rank of black belt in Judo in 2010.

He began training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Edgard Dutra in 2008 and achieved the rank of black belt in 2016.

Kole Kimberley

Instructor: MMA and Kids BJJ

Kole Kimberley is a BJJ brown belt under Edgard Dutra and the instructor for MMA and Kids BJJ Classes.

Shawn Terry

Instructor: Kids BJJ

Shawn Terry is a current two stripe blue belt under Professor Edgard Dutra. He has also trained under Master Eddy Gottsman in Kenpo Karate and has a black belt under the American Open Style Karate Academy.

Shawn is a retired Law Enforcement Officer, SWAT Team member and a certified Defensive Tactics Instructor through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

Shawn has competed at hundreds of martial arts tournaments in his youth and was the 1993, 1994 and 1995 Florida State Karate Champion.

Shawn’s emphasis is to assist all youth participants by providing a structured discipline program for the kids and to assist the higher ranking belts with instruction.

Josh Goodyear

Instructor: Muay Thai and MMA

Josh Goodyear began training in martial arts in 2010 and currently holds a BJJ Brown Belt under Professor Edgard Dutra.  A well-rounded mixed martial artist, Josh studied kickboxing under former ISKA World Champion, Kenny Hewski and has also trained in the disciplines of boxing and Muay Thai.

He continually expands his wrestling skills by training with long time Brevard County wrestling Coach Kelly Benninger.
Josh is an active MMA fighter, recently returning to the ring with a TKO win in his last fight, while previously having fought in some of the premier amateur promotions in Florida.  He has competed and won numerous grappling tournaments throughout the state.

As MMA instructor at BTT he coaches a stable of fighters who have appeared in promotions such as Rise Of A Warrior and Combat Night.
Josh’s passion is Mixed Martial Arts and coaching and his desire is to pass along the technique he has learned to others, whether it is to improve personal self-defense, gain self-confidence, or participate in amateur or professional fighting.