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Shawn Gaspaire

About MABJJ Fife in Tacoma, WA

Meet Shawn Gaspaire

Owner and Introduction Specialist
at MABJJ Fife in Tacoma
Black Belt

The MA BJJ Creed

  • Family Atmosphere - One the great things at our gyms is the family atmosphere. You can’t get to far by yourself, but as a family we can achieve our goals.
  • Best Instructors - We pride ourselves in quality instruction. Our instructors are ready to do what it takes for you to reach your goal.
  • Focus on you - Classes are available for people of all ages and skill levels, from Beginners to Professionals - Children to Seniors - the Health Conscious to the Future Ex-Couch Potato.
  • The Real Deal - You will receive the highest level of instruction available in Washington State. Our BJJ instructor is Brazilian. Our Muay Thai Instructor is from Thailand. We're all about authenticity and results.

Instructor Travis Reich, 2nd degree Black Belt

Travis is one of the Academy’s most experienced instructors. A Black Belt and long time student of Marcelo’s, his knowledge of the sport is extensive. He has substantial tournament experience, and has the ability to communicate exceptionally well with beginning students.

Instructor Marcelo Alonso, 5th degree Black Belt

Marcelo has been training and coaching Sport Jiu-Jitsu for well over 30 years and is the most experienced instructor in the region. He possesses a truly extraordinary knowledge of his martial art and sport.

Instructor Saohin Srisuk, Arjarn Muay Thai

Fought and trained at the traditional Tiger Muay Thai training facility in Thailand, Master Saohin completed a hefty Professional Boxing and Muay Thai career. After hanging up the gloves, Master Saohin remains a well respected and sought out instructor in Muay Thai, Muay Boran, Kickboxing and Boxing.

Instructor Shawn Gaspaire, Black Belt

Shawn is an ex-college wrestler and has been training solely with Marcelo from white belt to black. Shawn has coached several State placing wrestlers and won 3 league titles in 7 years of coaching. Shawn is in charge of no-gi and MMA training at the MABJJ Fife facility.

How To Get Started

Come join our Tacoma, WA Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Choose a program that most interests you and have the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at 253-232-2679 if you have any further questions. MABJJ Fife hopes to speak with you soon!

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