Steven Barnett

steve barnett

Steven Barnett

Head Instructor

1st degree Black Belt Certified IBJJF

Co-Owner / Head Instructor

Professor Steven Barnett opened the Inferno Training and Performance Center in 2011 which was the first affiliated school.

Steve was awarded his black belt from both Professor Kurt Pellegrino and Professor Marcelo Garcia in 2013. Professor Steven Barnett has taught and trained all over the word including places like Costa Rica and Vietnam. Professor Steven Barnett  has fought amateur and professional MMA with an overall record of (4-3).Steven is still and active grappling competitor He has placed in multiple IBJJF tournaments and has won super fights in organizations such as Fight to Win. His passion for teaching is obvious. He has a great ability to communicate and is extremely detail oriented which makes him an incredible instructor.

1st degree Black Belt Certified IBJJF
2009 IBJJF No Gi Pan Ams (purple belt) 3rd place
Grapplers Quest (Beast of the East) Champion
2014 IBJJF Summer Open (black belt) 3rd place
2017 F2W winner (black belt-fight of the night)
2017 IBJJF Pro (black belt) 3rd place

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