Dean has been practicing martial
arts for twenty years. In addition to studying Wing Chun in Hong Kong
and holding a black belt in Zen Shin Ryu Karate, Dean has practiced the
grappling arts of Sambo and Olympic Free Style Wrestling.
In March 1998 Dean traveled to Los Angeles and meet Rickson at Pacific
Palisades and ever since all of his energy has been devoted to Jiu-Jitsu.
Dean lives near London and continues to travel regularly to Los Angeles
to train. He is currently teaching five times a week and has students
between the ages of six to sixty. His goal is to keep the Association
growing in the UK by organizing Black Belt seminars, running workshops
and by teaching.
DEAN TAYLOR’S BRAZILIAN
As the official UK representative
school for the Rickson Gracie International Jiu-Jitsu
Association, students must hold a valid Association
Classes open to beginners.
Saturday 4.00pm to 5.30pm
White association uniform must
Cygnet Leisure Centre
Old Perry Street