Roy Dean is an ambassador for the art of jiu-jitsu. A lifetime martial artist, he also holds black belts in Kodokan Judo, Aikikai Aikido, and Japanese Jiujitsu. Roy recently received his 4th degree in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from the legendary Roy Harris.
Roy is highly regarded Brazilian Jiujitsu Instructor, and the creative mind behind many utterly unique online repositories of instructional content, beautifully produced and subtly infused with Roy’s Zen mindset.
Roy has also published two seminal jiu-jitsu books: “The Martial Apprentice” and most recently, “Becoming the Black Belt”. We discuss Roy’s lifetime journey in the martial arts, his philosophies in life, training as an older black belt, yoga, psychedelics, his passion projects and what is next for him.