Matt is currently a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu JItsu under Gracie Barra Professor Fateh Belkalem. Matt moved to London from Vancouver in 2008 to complete a Doctorate at Western University. He was a competitive Crossfit athlete for eight years before joining Gracie Barra London in 2015. Matt competes regularly at jiu jitsu competitions throughout ONtario and the United States. Matt assists with the Little Champions and Future Champions programs.