Nicolai “Geeza” Holt is the Head Coach of Gracie Barra Bristol and the Professor of Staple Hill. He is proud to be the only Brazilian Jiu JItsu instructor teaching in the South West that was promoted to Black Belt by a member of the Gracie family (Professor Roger Gracie). With over 18 years of teaching experience in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, Geeza understands that each student has different goals, different abilities and different needs and he is happiest when each student grows and develops in their own particular way. Geeza likes to teach the Jiu Jitsu of his Master Roger Gracie, closely follows and teaches the new developments in the sport and adheres to the legacy passed down through the Gracie Barra curriculum. Besides being an instructor, Geeza has earned many titles as a competitor including multiple time Pan American, European and Grappler’s Quest Champion. he is the current European Champion for his age and weight category. .
Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Helio Gracie > Carlos Gracie Junior > Roger Gracie > Nicolai Holt