ABOUT OUR JIU JITSU SCHOOL
Riverstone Jiu Jitsu is a certified affiliate school of Canton BJJ/Fight Sports Cherokee under world renowned Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt and grappling competitor Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu. Proudly serving the surrounding areas: Canton, Ball Ground, Jasper, Holly Springs, Hickory Flats & more.
Riverstone Jiu Jitsu offers: Kids Jiu-Jitsu, Adults BJJ, Women’s Self-defense, Gi & No-Gi, Wrestling, Women's Circuit Training
PILLARS OF OUR JIU JITSU SCHOOL
Our academy is founded on the pillars of faith, discipline, integrity, honor, respect, friendship, and family. We incorporate values and principles through the martial art, sport, and lifestyle of jiu jitsu to help increase both the physical and mental developments of each student. Through practice, students grow, mature and learn, all while having fun and building lifelong positive relationships with not only others but also themselves. Riverstone Jiu Jitsu strives for excellence in personal development, teamwork, leadership and demonstrating responsible behaviors/manners on and off the mat. We believe in a conduct of sportsmanship, humility and dignity in pursuit of our goals.
MEET OUR STAFF
Professor Layton Wilcox is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and head instructor at Canton BJJ. After his very first BJJ class, he knew he had found something special and went all in, training under the guidance of Todd Cutler, a 3rd degree Black Belt under Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu. He is married to his high school sweetheart Monica, and they have two wonderful kids, Jiuliana and Parker.
Professor Layton Wilcox
Coach Kris is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt. Kris started his jiu jitsu training in Florida in 2011 and fell in love with the sport. Kris has an eclectic jiu jitsu style based on experience and training. When not in the jiu jitsu gym, Kris enjoys mountain biking, kayaking and hiking. Kris met his wife Sarah at 14 years old. They were married in 2004 and have three awesome kids, Zoe, TJ and Quinn.
Blue Belt & Wrestling Instructor
Linda Powell and Jennifer Brooker