Roy Dean is an expert in the art of Jiu Jitsu.
His physical education is extensive, holding first degree black belts in Kodokan Judo and Aikikai Aikido, as well as third degree black belts in Japanese and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Ten years ago, Dean launched a progressive Jiu Jitsu academy like no other, and captured the process of leading students up the mountain to black belt in a series of instructionals known as "The Collection", scored by: "Sound of the Way: Music for Martial Arts."
He has written about this journey in 2 books,"The Martial Apprentice" and "Becoming the Black Belt."
"Coachella" is his latest exploration. It's an unscripted, spontaneous Jiu Jitsu series showcasing the synthesis of wrestling, Jiu Jitsu, and Judo at CVBJJ.