Meet our Instructors!
Head instructor Damion Oranday started training Jiu Jitsu in 2009 and is currently a brown Belt under Professor Lucas Lepri. He is a juvenile world champion and continues to compete successfully at the highest levels today. Damion teaches all programs at OBJJ with a goals oriented approach towards each individual student.
Head instructor Austin Oranday started training Jiu Jitsu in 2009 and is currently a purple belt under Professor Lucas Lepri and Damion Oranday. He is a juvenile world champion and continues to compete successfully at the highest levels today. Austin teaches all programs at OBJJ with a great balance of fun and discipline designed to instill a great work ethic and respect in each student.
Bambi Oranday Martin
Assistant instructor Bambi Oranday Martin has been training since 2011 and is currently a brown belt under Professor Lucas Lepri. Bambi consistently provides support to all of our students both on and off the mats. Her leadership has helped grow the largest women’s Jiu Jitsu program in Southeast.
Assistant instructor Aaron Martin has been training Jiu Jitsu since 2014 and is currently a purple belt under Professor Lucas Lepri and Damion Oranday. Aaron is an IBJJF Pan American Champion and continues to successfully compete at the highest levels. Using the motto “Age is just a number”, he shows that Jiu Jitsu truly is for everyone.
Assistant kids class instructor Camryn Oranday started training Jiu Jitsu in 2009 and is currently a green/black belt under Damion Oranday. She is following in her brothers footsteps competitively as she is preparing to enter into the IBJJF juvenile ranks. Camryn brings her years of experience and dynamic personality to the mats to help both the kids and mighty mites classes thrive.
Assistant instructor Trevor Knox has been training Jiu Jitsu since 2011 and is a purple belt at OBJJ. He assists both Damion and Austin in kids and adult classes. While helping students learn proper techniques, Trevor adds a level of fun and excitement that makes each class a more enjoyable experience.