Clark Gracie Academy – Irvine
Head instructor – Cedric Chamouille
2540 Main St.
Irvine, CA 92614
Prof Cedric Chamouille’s dedication to constantly study and keep up with the evolution of Jiu-Jitsu techniques. People who have taken his classes all praised his unique attention to details, the way he breaks down the techniques for students to truly be able to understand, remember, and apply them.
Professor Cedric’s teaching background and credentials are as impressive as they are unique. He has studied and received numerous certifications from the top members of the Gracie Family and the Jiu-Jitsu community worldwide. Professor Cedric is extremely proud and honored to have studied the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Carlos Gracie Jr, Marcio Feitosa, Kayron Gracie, Ronis Gracie, Flavio Almeida, Otavio Sousa, Ricardo Testai, Lucas Rocha, Andre Fernandes, Rodrigo Freitas, and Marco Joca.
He started teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a blue belt in 2008 at the Gracie Barra world Headquarter under the guidance of Kayron Gracie, and many more top Jiu-Jitsu competitors and instructors who have all praised Professor Cedric’s knowledge of Jiu-Jitsu as well as his teaching skills. After many years of hard work and dedication, he received his brown belt from Master Carlos Gracie Jr. himself with 11 black belts and more than 30 students in attendance, many of them world class Jiu-Jitsu practitioners.
In 2015 in the city of Irvine California, Professor Cedric opened the third american location of the now worldwide Clark Gracie Jiu-Jitsu organization with the help and guidance of his friend: Clark Gracie.
Professor Cedric’s wealth of experience is perfect for anyone from beginners to professional who wishes to better their Jiu-Jitsu and self defense skills, or for anybody just looking to get fit in a fun way. Cedric teaches classes daily at Clark Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Irvine.