Eddie Maestas - BJJ Coach

Eddie Maestas

Coach Eddie Maestas has been with Easton Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, since May of 2008. Like so many other practitioners, Eddie was exposed to BJJ in the early years of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Unfortunately, at the time, there was nowhere for him to learn the…

Ian Lieberman - BJJ Black Belt

Ian Lieberman

Coach Ian Lieberman moved to Boulder from Lawrence, NJ, in 2006 to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder. ┬áHaving played ice hockey competitively for 17 years and having suffered a knee injury during a collegiate game that brought a halt to his hockey career,…


Peter Straub

Professor Peter Straub is from a small town on the western slope called Paonia. He attended college in Boulder, where he first met Professor Eliot Marshall while working at the Foundry. He invited Peter to come in and train. After graduating with degrees in political…

Eliot Marshall - BJJ Black Belt

Eliot Marshall

Professor Eliot Marshall started his martial arts training after seeing The Karate Kid for the first time. At the age of six he began training in Soo Bahk Do under the instruction of Grand Master Hwang Kee and Michael Garaguso. Eliot achieved the rank of…