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Anthony Colantuono

blackbelt1   1st Degree Black Belt      Prof. Anthony Colantuono has studied and trained Martial Arts since childhood. He holds a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a Black Belt in Karate. Anthony has extensive background knowledge in Judo and Wrestling that compliment his Jiu Jitsu and Submission Grappling training. Anthony received his Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt after 9 1/2 years of training from Rodrigo Mederios and Tony Pacenski on February 24th, 2011. He currently trains local law enforcement using a program he designed to help and assist with Defensive Tactics For Law Enforcement. Anthony travels to the West coast several times a year to compete in some of the most prestigious tournaments in the country and to train with some of the best Jiu Jitsu practitioners in the world. As a coach, he has produced US National Medalists, Pan-American Champions and Medalists, successful MMA Fighters, MMA Champions, and multiple Jiu Jitsu tournament champions. Anthony's teaching style is very precise and easy to understand for all students, and he maintains a positive and supportive environment for all to feel welcome. Anthony graduated from Temple University in 2004 with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance and Real Estate. Aside from being the owner of the Revolution Academy, Anthony is also the owner of A&M Auto Cosmetics. Currently, Anthony resides in Bucks County, PA with his wife, and children.


Dave Reifsneider

   Black Belt  Dave Reifsneider, a member since 2007, is known as the Academy's inspirational leader. Dave is the living definition of a truly dedicated teammate, coach, and brother. He has a strong passion for the sport of Jiu Jitsu, his team, competing, and instructing. He is patient while teaching, giving 100% and expecting it in return. Dave has a strong wrestling background that began when he was a child. Since joining the Academy he has rounded out his athleticism by training and becoming well versed in not only Jiu Jitsu, but also MMA, Muay Thai, and Boxing, making him a versatile instructor capable of instructing all classes. He has one of the most technical guard games in Jiu Jitsu. Dave is a proud veteran of the United States Army and we are honored to have him part of our Academy. He resides in Levittown, PA with his wife, son, son-to-be (due this July), and dog, Roxy. He enjoys spending time with his family, friends, and teammates.


Bryan White

   Black Belt

 

Bryan White has been a member of the Revolution Academy since 2007, and an instructor since 2010. Bryan has an eye for detail when instructing students, focusing on the art of Jiu Jitsu. He maintains a calm demeanor, helping his students focus and remain disciplined when drilling the instructed material. Bryan truly enjoys training and teaching Jiu Jitsu, and leads as Prof. Anthony's second in command. Bryan is the head instructor for the Academy's Fundamental Jiu Jitsu classes, and an assistant for the Advanced Jiu Jitsu classes. When Bryan is not training Jiu Jitsu, he works as Supervising Sergeant for local law enforcement. His knowledge and training from working in law enforcement brings his teaching to another level, and it is an honor to have him teaching and training at the Academy. When not at the Academy or working as an officer of the law, Bryan enjoys every moment he is able to spend with his wife and children.


Matt Rizzo

   Black Belt

 

Matt Rizzo has an outstanding lifelong wrestling background which made it effortless to transition into Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA. Matt is an extremely dedicated student and instructor. When it's time to train, he trains hard and encourages everyone around him to do the same. When it's time to coach, he keeps his spirits up, as well as those around him. Matt's teaching style is very high paced and energetic, while remaining technical and focused. Matt currently teaches Wrestling and No Gi classes. Matt is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University with a degree in Community Health, resides in Levittown, PA, and is excited about his upcoming marriage to his finance this September.


Mike Callahan

s_purplebelt   2nd Degree Purple Belt

 

Mike Callahan has been training at the Revolution Academy since 2010. Mike fell in love with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu from the moment he stepped on the mats at the Academy, and since has truly taken on the lifestyle. Mike competes in as many tournaments as he can throughout the year to challenge himself, bring honor to the academy, and to strengthen his Jiu Jitsu game. Whether teaching or training, Mike remains very calm so as to maintain great focus on his technique or the technique of those he is instructing. Just as instructor Bryan White, Mike also works in local law enforcement as a Detective. He takes both his job and training/teaching very seriously. Mike teaches the morning Fundamental Jiu Jitsu class. When not working or training, Mike spends much of his time with his fiance, and his English Bulldog, Chubs.


Justin Lesko

   2nd Degree Purple Belt  Justin Lesko is a lifetime athlete who found his way to Revolution Academy in 2011. Before finding Revolution Academy though, Justin moved from his home in Levittown, PA to Florida for college, and it is there where he was introduced to the sport of Jiu Jitsu. He knew immediately he had found something that was going to be part of his life forever. It wasn't long before Justin found himself back home and walking through the doors of the Revolution Academy, making a long term commitment to pursue a career in Jiu Jitsu/MMA. In a short 2 1/2 years, Justin has placed in every tournament the has entered, taking home the gold in many. He has also marked a 6-2 MMA record, along with winning the XCC Lightweight Championship. Justin is the head instructor for Muay Thai Boxing and an assistant instructor for Fundamental Jiu Jitsu. Justin resides in Levittown with his strong and supportive family.


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