We are proud to be a Gracie Technics affiliate and Pedro Sauer affiliate school.
Gracie Technics Jiu-Jitsu Affiliate
Professor Rylan Lizares
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt, Professor Rylan Lizares is the founder of Gracie Technics and currently runs the main academy in Honolulu, Hawaii. Rylan received his black belt directly from Master Pedro Sauer and has over 20 years of Jiu-Jitsu, grappling and wrestling experience.
Rylan runs various martial arts programs, including adults, womens and kids bjj classes, combat fitness, kickboxing and MMA. He also actively competes and holds numerous state, local and national titles. Rylan also hosts and trains with top Jiu-Jitsu athletes and instructors from the US and Brazil.
Fundamental & Advanced Jiu-Jitsu | Muay Thai Kickboxing | Technics MMA
Pedro Sauer Jiu-Jitsu Affiliate
Master Pedro Sauer
Certified 8th Degree Red/Black Belt Instructor under Rickson Gracie
- 1985 – Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Helio and Rickson Gracie
- 1986 – Tecnico de Jiu-Jitsu. This is a special certificate given in recognition of superior technical mastery of the art of jiu-jitsu, given to only a handful of students by Helio Gracie.
- 1990 – Certified Black Belt Instructor by Robson Gracie and the Federacao de Jiu-Jitsu
- Black Belt Judo
- 1993 – 3rd Degree Black Belt from Rorion Gracie
- 1996 – Level 6 Instructor Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy (Rorion and Royce Gracie)
- 2000 – 5th Degree Black Belt under the Federacao de Jiu-Jitsu
- 2003 – 6th Degree Black Belt
Pedro Sauer Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Association | PSBJJA