Mackenzie Duke

I am proud to announce that Mackenzie Duke is joining the BCKimonos team. Mackenzie is a standout competitor under Josh Russell in Calgary and has topped plenty of podiums in his competition career. Not only is he a premier competitor, he is a class act and carries himself like a professional. Welcome to the team Mack, great to have you on board.

Here is a brief bio on Mackenzie:

Mackenzie started BJJ in 2010 and has been training for the last two years under Josh Russell at Gracie Barra Calgary. He competed at lightweight until he received his purple belt in September 2013, at which point he moved up to middleweight where he has found the greatest success. Some of his notable achievements are as follows:

Purple:
CBJJF Western Canadian Champion - Absolute
CBJJF Western Canadian Champion - Middleweight
CBJJF Alberta Provincial Champion - Absolute
CBJJF Alberta Provincial Champion - Middleweight
CBJJF Rocky Mountain Classic Champion - Middleweight
Submission Ace Classic Champion - Absolute
Submission Ace Classic Champion - Middleweight
Mind Body Soul Champion - Absolute

Blue:
CBJJF Western Canadian Champion - Lightweight
CBJJF Western Canadian Nogi Champion - Middleweight
CBJJF Alberta Provincial Champion - Lightweight
CBJJF BC Provincial Champion - Lightweight
CBJJF Okanagan Winter Classic Champion - Lightweight
CBJJF Okanagan Winter Classic Nogi Champion - Middleweight
Best of Alberta Champion - Absolute
Mind Body Soul Champion - Absolute

White:
CBJJE World Championships - Sao Paolo - Bronze Medalist