Eamon O’Brien

(Instructor )

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

  • 4th Degree Purple Belt

Eamon’s martial arts training began when he was 14 years old. He obtained a brown belt in Shindo Jinen Ryu Karate, competing at Local, State, National and Junior Olympic levels. He also ran a kickboxing club at Portland State University during his college years. He began training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Impact in 2010. He finds self defense to be the most motivating piece of practicing martial arts and strives to impart practical applications to his students. As a police officer for a large agency in the Portland area, Eamon also teaches police defensive tactics and firearms.