About Carlson Gracie Clear Lake
Led by Robert "The General" Lee, Carlson Gracie Clear Lake is the only official Carlson Gracie jiu jitsu school in the Clear Lake area. We are very honored to be one of only three of the Carlson Gracie teams in Texas. We live local, buy local, we are retired military with a strong connection to the Clear Lake area, and to personal health.
We are excited to bring jiu jistu to Clear Lake.
Black Belt Head Professor
Robert Lee is a Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and has been training Jiu Jitsu for almost 15 years. As an enlisted man of almost 20 years in the United States Coast Guard Aviation Division, Robert has been relocated several times. In his military career, he has had the privilege of training with a number of different coaches across the continental United States and Brazil. Robert has stored away hours of different training techniques and ideas that developed the progressive style of Jiu-Jitsu he does today.
Robert is also a Precision Marksman in the Airborne "Use of Force Program". Such skills are put to good use while performing drug interdiction and migrant smuggling missions for operations in the Bahamas, Antilles, Turks and Caicos (OPBAT). During the devastating events of hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Ike, Robert saved, rescued and protected hundreds of lives. Because of his heroic deeds and bravery, he was awarded by the United States Coast Guard.
Head Jiu Jitsu Coach
Jonathan began his Martial Arts journey in 2007. In this time he has trained in multiple disciplines including Wrestling, Kickboxing, and Brazilian JiuJitsu to come up with a realistic and effective approach to teaching. Jonathan received his Black Belt from Professor Jared Chaffee of the Carlson Gracie Team out of Conroe, TX. Jonathan has been a part of the Carlson Gracie Team since 2015 and his passion is teaching No-gi BJJ. Aside from Martial Arts Jonathan received his B.S. Degree from Texas A&M University in 2011 and is an active Committeeman for the Houston Livestock Show.
Head Shotokan & Kudo Coach
Chris has successfully competed at the National level in both Shotokan and Kudo competition and was proudly selected for the USA Kudo International Competition team. His diverse background in traditional Japanese Martial Arts and grappling bring a proven and realistic perspective to his instruction. Chris is also a purple belt in Jiu Jitsu and has been a member of Professor Lee's team since 2017.
You can't miss us. Located in old Seabrook directly behind Tookies Seafood.
1002 N. Meyers Ave. Suite A
Seabrook, TX 77586