PERRY BATESON NWJJA BLACK BELT - HEAD Instructor & Owner
Perry Bateson has been studying Martial Arts for over 35 years and has owned and operated his school since 1994. His two schools are Bateson's Martial Arts (Tae Kwon Do) and Northwest Jiu Jitsu Academy. Mr. Bateson holds black belts in Tae Kwon Do, Gung Fu and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has studied self defence and fitness extensively, and has several designations in behaviour development and teaching individuals with unique abilities. He is also a certified instructor of conflict resolution.
Professor Perry has studied Jiu Jitsu on and off since 2000 and began seriously training in 2008, eventually receiving his black belt in January 2017. He teaches a curriculum based program designed by 4th degree black belt Professor Brian Johnson. He also competes regularly on the national and international stage. Some of his accomplishments include Pan Ams silver at black belt, Worlds Master's silver as purple and black belt and gold at brown and black belt.