ECU Bronx Head Instructor and Owner Credentials:
BJJ Brown Belt
Gi and No-Gi (Submission Grappling) Fighter
Mixed Martial Arts Veteran
Muay Thai Kickboxing
Greco/Free Style Wrestling
Tito Hartz holds a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Jojo Guarin & Master Rob Gutierrez. Tito holds a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Master Sean Alvarez (UFC 42) and Master Nelson Monteiro and his been training in this art for over eleven years. Having travelled to Brazil and trained with Daniel Moraes, Saulo Ribeiro, Royce Gracie, and Renzo Gracie, Tito has refined his skills in BJJ in various states in the US and is now bringing this art to our Bronx community.
Tito holds titles in NAGA, Grapplers Quest, Casca Grossa and Pan Ams. Tito trains and teaches Gi and No-Gi and stays active in the MMA lifestyle. Additionally, Mr. Hartz practices Muay Thai Kickboxing, Sambo and Greco. Tito currently continues his rigorous training under Master Jojo Guarin (Black Belt), who is the founder of East Coast United Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.