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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


Professor Joshua Adam Garca or “Coach Jag” is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black belt under Master Todd Cutler (Black belt 3rd degree) Fight Sports Daytona under the lineage of ADCC multi world Champion, Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu. 

Coach Jag was an ALL NBIL Free-style 
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 earned his blue belt in 2008 under Professor Rodrigo Grenno under the Lineage of  Master Marcio Cruz in Largo, Florida.

Coach Jag is a former United States Marine and is well versed in Okinawan Karate , Shoot Boxing, and Filipino Martial arts. He holds a  Black belt in ITF Taekwon-Do, 2nd Kyu in Kyokushin Karate and is a certified Catch Wrestling instructor under Senior head Coach John Potenza.  

He was awarded his BJJ Purple belt in 2015 via Fight Sports Professor David Iturrino and later his Brown belt in December of 2016 under Master Todd Cutler.  

Coach Jag earned his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu  Black belt in January of 2019 under Master Todd Cutler and is now owner and Chief instructor of NOGI MMA in Ocala Florida. His Ocala Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu team DARK HORSE, is an official Fight sports Global team affiliate and sub branch of Fight Sports Daytona

The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Journey