Tyrone Angolia began training in Praying Mantis Kung Fu in 1994 and was fortunate enough to train with his Sifu for the next ten years. In 2003 he became a successor of the Chen Zhen Yi lineage of 7 Star Praying Mantis Kung Fu. In 2007 Tyrone began training MMA and then started to compete the following year. Thoroughly enjoying competing in MMA matches naturally led him to training in Jiu Jitsu.
Tyrone began training with Professor Ben Baxter in 2009, and currently holds the rank of black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He currently teaches at both Performance Martial Arts in Eugene and at here at Precision Martial Arts in Corvallis Tyrone is a multiple time IBJJF Medalist, and brown belt American National Champion.
Tyrone’s path to excellence is paved by helping his students increase their kinesthetic awareness, neuromuscular connection and overall muscular endurance through martial arts and conditioning.