Chance Walker, originally from Houston, TX, earned his black belt from Gustavo Machado in 2020. His love for martial arts started young, influenced by his father, a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and professional kickboxing fighter and coach.
He began his formal training in 2008 and has trained and competed in BJJ on 6 continents while serving in the US Navy. His passion for learning also allowed him to achieve an Engineering degree from Old Dominion University. Chance began instructing as a purple belt at Gustavo HQ,. He has been assisting under Professor Greg Walker since 2021, training adults and children of all levels. Always traveling with a Gi on hand, he is ready to expand his network of training partners and knowledge of the art of Brazilian jiu jitsu..
“Perfection is a force of habit.” – Chance Walker