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Sean Dougherty

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu / No Gi Jiu Jitsu

Sean is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt.

He specializes in the Deep Half Guard position and the Crucifix position.  Although Sean is a bigger guy (at 235 lbs), he trains like a lightweight, with beautiful transitions.  Rarely will you find an evening at Hayabusa Academy when Sean is not on the mats, training or coaching.

Sean has a masters degree in chemical engineering.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Belts:

  • White Belt: 2009

  • Blue Belt: 2012

  • Purple Belt: 2014

  • Brown Belt: 2018

  • Black Belt: 2023

Sean Dougherty

Black Belt Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Helio Gracie > Carlos Gracie Jr > Renzo Gracie > Shawn Williams > Elliott Bayev > Sean Dougherty

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