Professor Keith Owen lives in Boise Idaho and is a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Legendary 8th degree Gracie Black Belt Professor Pedro Sauer. (www.pedrosauer.com) Keith also holds black belts in two other martial arts styles, a 4th degree in TAI kung-fu and a black sash in Wu Wei Gung Fu under Bruce Lee Student Joseph Cowles.
Mr. Owen has worked in Law Enforcement as a Sheriff’s Deputy and as a handgun and shotgun instructor for Front Sight Firearms www.frontsight.com Institute in Las Vegas Nevada. He is also a contributor for the Rickson Gracie Global Jiu-Jitsu Federation.
Keith also instructs Ground control to police officers at the Idaho Police Academy and is credited with creating the Ground Control program for Police Officers in the State of Idaho.
Mr. Owen spends the majority of time running his school called, “Team Rhino Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu” at www.idahoujj.com in Meridian, Idaho. Keith also travels extensively giving BJJ seminars all over the world.
We are an affiliate of Team Rhino under Professor Keith Owen.
G. WYATT TINNEN
Owner - Lead Instructor
Wyatt has been training in various martial arts since he was 11 years old and has a background in Karate, Muay Thai Kickboxing, Aikido, Boxing, Judo, and, of course, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. As the former Director of Security for Sprint Center and Anschutz Entertainment Group, Wyatt has real world experience in utilizing the techniques of Judo and Jiu-Jitsu to subdue an opponent while inflicting minimal damage and, more importantly, never being injured.
In 2016 Wyatt opened Wildfire Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with the goal of having a clean, friendly, focused, and most importantly safe environment where anyone could learn martial arts and still go to work the next day.
Currently, Wyatt is a Purple Belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu under Professor Keith Owen with Team Rhino.