Chris Franco

Second Degree Lucas Leite Black Belt

Owner and operator of Check Mat La Habra

Chris Franco, 1st generation American/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt opened the CheckMat La Habra Academy in 1997 while under the Late Grand Master Carlson Gracie. In 2002 Chris met living legend Leo Vieira after taking a few years off from the sport. In 2007 Chris returned to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Leo Vieira and reopened the La Habra academy under his new team CheckMat.

Chris teaches beginning adults classes that include a warmup, technique instruction, drilling, and situational sparring. Learn foundational techniques to build a complete Jiu-Jitsu game.