Meet the Instructors

Wayne Marble

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(Click the picture to see professor Marble teaching one of his favorite Judo throws.)


Professor Marble is the owner of Blue Springs Jiu-Jitsu, Inc.
He holds the ranks of:
-Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
-4th degree Black Belt in Judo
-4th degree Black Belt in Shingitai JuJitsu
-3rd degree Black Belt in Missouri Jun Fan Gung Fu
-Level 4 in Kali
He teaches the Monday evening and Saturday morning adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes, the advanced children's Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Judo classes, and the Saturday morning children's classe

Chris Handy

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(Click the picture to see professor Handy teaching a choke from the knee on belly position.)


Professor Handy has been training in martial arts for more than 20 years.  
He holds the ranks of:
Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Black Belt in Shingitai JuJitsu
Brown Belt in Judo
Brown Belt in Missouri Jun Fan Gung fu
Level 1 in Kali
He teaches the Friday night Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu class. 

Ty Campos

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(Click the picture to see Mr. Campos teaching some double stick, cane and surong techniques in  a Kali class.) 


Mr. Campos has been training in the martial arts for over 20 years. His major influence and instructor is Guro Rick Faye, Head Instructor of the Minnesota Kali Group (MKG).  While training at MKG, Ty has earned a Level III Instructor under Guro Rick Faye, Associate Instructor in Lee Jun Fan Gung Fu & Jeet Kune Do and The Filipino Martial Arts under Guro Dan Inosanto, Khun Kru In Muay Thai under Ajarn Chai (TBA), and CSW Coach Level I under Sensei Erik Paulson.  He also holds the rank of purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and purple belt in Judo.
He teaches the Kali and Gung Fu classes on Monday and Thursday evenings. 

Brandon Cox

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 (Click the picture to see Brandon teaching some of his favorite no gi techniques.)


Brandon Cox has a total of 13 years of martial arts experience, holding the following ranks:

 - Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

 - 3rd Degree Black Belt in Jun Fan Gung Fu

Brandon is the instructor for our adults fundamentals BJJ class on Monday evenings, as well as a part time instructor for the adult BJJ class on Friday mornings.

Eric Schmalzbach

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 Eric Schmalzbach has been practicing Jiu-Jitsu with us for several years now.  He holds the rank of Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  He teaches the adult BJJ class on Tuesday evenings. 

Vince Carrillo

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(Click the link to see Mr. Carrillo teaching the youth class an escape from side control.)


Vince Carrillo has been training here at Blue Springs Jiu-Jitsu for many years.  He holds the rank of purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and a black belt in Tang Soo Do  He teaches the children's BJJ class on Tuesday evenings.

Collyn Allen

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 Collyn Allen has been wrestling for many years now and has become an avid Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitor and now holds the rank of Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  He teaches our wrestling classes on Sunday's. 

Mike Wallace

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Mike holds the rank of blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  He teaches the Wednesday morning BJJ class.

Toni Dunwiddie

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 Toni Dunwiddie is a level 3 practitioner in the art of Kali.  She teaches the Kali class on Wednesday evening. 

Max B

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Max holds the rank of blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  He teaches every other Friday morning class.

Eric Carslon

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Eric holds the rank of black belt in Judo.  He teaches the preschool class on Saturday mornings.