Professor Chet Quint
Professor Chet Quint
With over 20 years of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu experience, Professor Quint is the first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt to teach in China. He came to Beijing in 2005 from America to establish the first world-class jiu-jitsu school here, founding Gracie Jiu-Jitsu China. Professor Quint’s teacher is the renowned Brazilian jiu-jitsu master Pedro Sauer.
Gracie China’s chief instructor, Professor Chet Quint, is the first Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt to teach in China. Professor Quint came to Beijing in 2005 from America to establish the first world-class jiu-jitsu school here. The school is located in the center of Beijing at the Scitech building. After ten years of dedicated teaching, Professor Quint’s school now has many high level jiu-jitsu practitioners ranging from brown to blue belts.
Professor Quint’s teacher is the renowned Brazilian jiu-jitsu master Pedro Sauer. Master Sauer is grandmaster Helio Gracie’s direct student and is also recognized as one of the best jiu-jitsu teachers in the world. After training under Master Sauer for over ten years, Professor Quint received the highly recognized Pedro-Sauer black belt in 2004. Under the guidance of the famed Rilion Gracie, Professor Quint spent a year studying jiu-jitsu in Brazil, training with some of the best practitioners to refine his techniques.
Aside from over 20 years of Brazilian jiu-jitsu experiences, Professor Quint also trained for nearly 20 years in many different styles of martial arts, including tae kwon do, karate, judo, Chinese shuaijiao, boxing, and hapkido. He attained the rank of black belt in tae kwon do, karate, shuaijiao, and hapkido. Professor Quint often incorporates his numerous martial art background into his jiu-jitsu curriculum, forming a unique, highly effective form of self defense martial art.
Professor Quint was a member of US armed forces and a police officer. He posses real-life practical street fighting knowledge and has utilized that knowledge to train numerous professional Chinese MMA fighters over the years.
During class, Professor Quint is a very meticulous instructor. He demonstrates each technique with great attention to details and answers patiently students’ questions. In life, Professor Quint is friendly and easygoing to all his students.