Robert Palanuk

Experience:17 Years

Robert Palanuk



Robert “Bob” Palanuk is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Gracie Barra’s Professor Bruno Fernandes.  Bob has over 20 years of experience training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.He has competed extensively across North America and is the holder of several IBJJF medals. Bob’s teaching style can be described as friendly and relaxed. He is a huge believer in technique over brute strength.

His love of Jiu-Jitsu can be summed up by following quote:  “Men are made in different shapes and sizes with different athletic ability, Jiu Jitsu makes us all equal.” – Helio Gracie