Mikyo Riggs

Head Martial Arts Instructor & Owner

Mikyo Riggs is a Blackbelt under the legendary Ralph Gracie. Riggs is the owner and head instructor of Marin MMA.  Mikyo Riggs school is known as the best jiu jitsu school with the best instructors.

A Marin County native, Mikyo Riggs first earned a second degree black belt in freestyle Mixed Martial Arts. He then earned his black belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in one of the toughest academies in the world. He is one of the few black belts under Ralph Gracie and has been training and competing for over two decades. Mikyo has won several competitions in Jiu-Jitsu and kickboxing and has been sparring partners for top professional MMA fighters. His method of teaching utilizes his background in psychology and positive coaching as well as his cutting edge approach to strength and conditioning training. Combined with his knowledge of the newest competition techniques and solid fundamentals makes him a very in demand teacher.

Over the past 15 years, Mikyo has taught hundreds of students. Mikyo’s competition team regularly medals at tournaments and in Professional MMA competitions.