Professor Matt Serra

Professor Matt Serra is the head instructor at both Serra BJJ Academies.  Matt is a fourth degree blackbelt under Master Renzo Gracie and was the first American to be awarded their black belt from Renzo. In his tenure as a high level combat sports athlete Matt has been an ADCC, Mundial and UFC Champion.  He holds notable wins over Chris Lytle, Frank Trigg, and Georges St. Pierre. In 2018 he was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame.

HONORS
4th Degree Black Belt in BJJ under Renzo Gracie
Former UFC Welterweight Champion
ADCC Champion
Mundial Champion
Pan-American Champion
Member of the UFC Hall of Fame