Meet The Legacy Jiu-Jitsu West Adams


Here at Legacy Jiu-Jitsu West Adams, our staff is the secret to our student success.

We are proud to have a team of highly experienced and dedicated instructors who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and helping our students grow. Each instructor has a rich background in the art of Jiu-Jitsu and is eager to train the next generation of martial artists. Our black belt instructors are not only skilled practitioners but also inspiring mentors who are deeply invested in the progress and well-being of each student. Their passion for martial arts goes beyond the mat. They strive to create a positive and motivating environment where students can challenge themselves, build confidence, and achieve their personal goals. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced practitioner, our instructors are dedicated to helping you reach your full potential. Meet the team below and learn more about the individuals who make Legacy Jiu-Jitsu West Adams a premier destination for martial arts training.

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Professor Mark A. Bradford

Owner & Head Instructor

Professor Mark A. Bradford, a dedicated and passionate practitioner of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), holds a 3rd-degree black belt under American Jiu-Jitsu pioneer and World Champion Alberto Crane. With 24 years of experience in BJJ, Professor Bradford has honed his skills both on the mats and in the competitive arena, participating in numerous BJJ and MMA competitions.

In 2006, driven by a desire to share his knowledge and love for the art, Professor Bradford opened his first BJJ Academy. Since then, he has been committed to fostering a supportive and challenging environment where students can thrive. His greatest accomplishment lies not in his own victories but in witnessing his students’ growth and transformation through Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Professor Bradford continues to inspire and guide his students, helping them to achieve their personal goals and improve their lives through the discipline and camaraderie of BJJ.

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Professor Lulu Williams

Black Belt & Head Instructor

Professor Lulu Williams is a distinguished Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) practitioner, holding a 1st-degree black belt under Professor Mark Bradford. With 11 years of dedicated training, she has established herself as a formidable competitor on the global stage. Professor Williams has triumphed in numerous prestigious tournaments, including the IBJJF Worlds Masters, IBJJF Pans, IBJJF Europeans, and many others.

In addition to her impressive BJJ achievements, Professor Williams excels professionally as a successful accountant for a major accounting firm. Her ability to balance a demanding career with her rigorous training and competition schedule is a testament to her discipline and determination. Professor Williams is an inspiring figure both on and off the mats, demonstrating that excellence in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and professional success can go hand in hand.

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