Taylor Griffin


Black Belt under Samuel Braga and World-Class Competitor

Accomplishments Include:

  • IBJJF Atlanta Bronze Medalist
  • IBJJF Chicago Open Lightweight Champion
  • Competed multiple times in IBJJF Pan Ams and World Championships

Former collegiate basketball player, Taylor found his true passion on the mats. Athletically gifted, jiu jitsu has been a natural yet hard earned skill that Taylor has mastered at the highest levels.

Taylor loves to help others improve on the mats, he is one of the most influential figures at Bristol Jiu Jitsu. Always charming and full of personality, people new and seasoned seem to fall in love with the energy that Taylor provides.

Taylor is a full-time Financial Advisor for Edward Jones. Learning how to be passionate through Jiu Jitsu has translated into his career, giving him an edge that is extremely critical in the field.

For fun, Taylor likes to shoot some hoops with his friends and workout. When it’s basketball season, you can find him cheering on the Los Angeles Lakers on game nights.