Assistant instructor, Brazilian JiuJitsu Brown Belt, Amateur MMA Champion
Mario Hernandez is a brown belt in BJJ under Sensei Julio Rivera and Professor Vitor Shaolin Ribeiro. He is an active competitor in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and an amateur MMA Champion Under the Dead Serious fight promotion, having trained under Bellator MMA standout Marcos Loro Galvao.
Mario has been training since 2009 in various martial arts, (BJJ, Kickboxing, Boxing). In 2013, Mario scored his first MMA victory as well as a silver medal at the Big Apple BJJ tournament. He gained experience as a camp counselor and now assists with teaching children and adults at Omni.
On December 10th, 2016, Mario became the 140 pound Champion by TKO in the Second round. He will make his professional debut in 2018 and is Omni's MMA coach.