Meet Prof. Bill Loftus
Professor Bill Loftus began practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in 1993 and holds a 3rd Degree Black Belt. Studying under Prof. Renato Migliaccio, a 5th-degree BJJ black belt, his lineage is directly tied to the great ones… the Gracie family and the founder of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Mitsuyo Maeda.
Prof. Loftus currently holds the #1 spot of the IBJJF ranking, lightweight division.
In addition to his 3rd degree BJJ black belt, Professor Loftus holds a black belt in Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate and a brown belt in Judo, and coached youth wrestling for 10 years.