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Dark Horse Jiu-Jitsu  is Ocala Florida's premier Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu team led by Coach Joshua "Jag" Garcia;  BJJ black belt under Fight Sports Jiu-Jitsu team  3rd degree Black Belt Master Todd Cutler.  

Our Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is second to none in Marion county offering the absolute highest standard of grappling from beginner to advance level practitioners in Gi or No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu!

Our Coaches and instructors actively teach, engage and roll with any one with absolutely NO "side-line" coaching! 

Our weekly review of grappling technique and curriculum take place in a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Kimono unless otherwise specified by the Professor or assistant instructor in which No-Gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu rules and applications will be applied. We offer classes in both Gi and No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu. 

Dark Horse Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an official Fight sports Daytona affiliate branch under the direct lineage of 3rd degree Black belt, Master Todd Cutler and is a proud  member of the Fight Sports Jiu-Jitsu family!

Professor Joshua A. Garcia


Coach Jag was an ALL NBIL Free-style wrestling champion, collegiate 

and military wrestler.  

He competed in various singles competitions in both Free-style and Nogi with a post scholastic amateur record of 28-3   

Coach Jag began his Submission wrestling journey at age 10 and  has been aggressively training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since early 2007.  

He began his Jiu-Jitsu journey under Professor Jerry Moreno of the linage Master  Luis Palhares

After relocating from Eastern North Carolina to Central Florida,  Coach Jag quickly earned his blue belt in 2008 under Professor Rodrigo Grenno under the Lineage of  Master Marcio Cruz in Tampa, Florida.  An avid restaurateur, amidst traveling north on business coach Jag was head wrestling coach at the Ocala Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy during multiple affiliations under the late Sensei Bill Bartlett.

An assistant combatives instructor for the United States Marine Corps, Coach Jag is well versed in Kyokushin Kaikan, Shoot Boxing, Keysi and currently holds the rank of 2nd degree Black belt in ITF Taekwon-Do.  He earned his Purple belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Professor David Iturrino in 2015 under the direction of Master Todd Cutler and later his Brown belt in December of 2016.  

Coach Jag earned his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu  Black belt in January of 2019 under Master Todd Cutler, Black belt 3rd degree, Fight Sports Daytona.  Continue...

The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Journey