Instructors


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Aaron Rogers

Owner and Senior Instructor

Aaron is the owner of Rogers JiuJitsu Academy and has been working here since 2010. He has been training martial arts since the age of 5, under the instruction of his late father and world renowned and respected 9th Dan, Soke Martin Rogers.

Aaron teaches Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kickboxing, Boxing and MMA. He himself is a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Kickboxing, has won two Southern Area Boxing titles and fought Pro MMA. He currently trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Gracie Barra Derby Black Belt Professor Patrick Martin, and is a 3 stripe Purple Belt.

Aaron strives to provide affordable, fun, quality structured training to everyone from the age of 5.

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Shar Rogers

Owner & Academy Manager

Shar is the Academy Manager and looks after the day to day running of both the gym and dojo.
Shar is solely responsible for the social media pages, client relations, class booking enquiries, new member queries and merchandise.

Lead Safeguarding Officer:

Sharleen Rogers
rogerstigerslair@gmail.com
07887803864

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Sensei Stephen Bailey 6th Dan

Adult Kenpo Jujitsu Instructor

Sensei Stephen Bailey has an extensive traditional jujitsu background and has been practising martial arts for decades. He is a brilliant instructor and very well respected within the dojo. He teaches Adults twice a week from 13 years and over.

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Sensei Michael Barron 5th Dan

Youth Kenpo Instructor

Sensei Mike Barron, like Steve, has been training and coaching traditional jujitsu for years. He is great with kids and adults and has a wealth of knowledge and experience. He teaches our Youth class for age 8-13 twice a week.

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Tia Barton

Academy Assistant

Tia is our new junior member of staff and can be found with a smile on her face at reception when coming to use the gym.

She can help with locating equipment within the gym and keeping the facilities clean, tidy and sanitised.