Sensei Rachel Buckborough: Senior Instructor/Owner 

Rachel started training in 1997, when she was nine years old, just looking for an exciting extracurricular activity.  Now, over twenty years later she has been able to turn her passion into her career.  

Rachel has earned her Senior Black Belt in Jiu Jitsu as well as gaining extensive knowledge in kickboxing. She has competed in many tournaments including Sport Jiu Jitsu, grappling and kickboxing. 

Rachel realized her love of teaching when she joined the Leadership Team, where she learned the basics of teaching and helping the younger students. After excelling in the program she moved up to Assistant Instructor, learning the business side of the martial arts.  

Rachel attended the University of Western Ontario earning her degree in Psychology.