Bryan Enright started training Jiu-jitsu in 2000 in Northern Virginia at Capital MMA under Royce Gracie. He then trained under by Master Rigan Machado and Ica Medina in Charleston, before he started training under Scott Devine in 2013, receiving his black belt in 2015. Bryan Enright works in Charleston as an Information Technology Consultant to the Federal Government. He is married and has 3 daughters.

Chris Arold began training in January 2012 under Ica Medina before transitioning to the Scott Devine team in 2013. He received his purple belt in 2015. Chris is married, has a French Bulldog named Butters, and recently became a father to Devine Jiu Jitsu's youngest white belt, a boy, born January 2017.

Our Instructors

Michael Sanda started training in 2002 with Master Rigan Machado in Torrance, CA. After settling in Charleston, SC, he received his brown belt from Ica Medina (a 3rd degree black belt under Rigan Machado) in 2011. He subsequently started training under Scott Devine, receiving his black belt in December 2014. Along with owning Devine Jiu Jitsu Charleston, Michael is an active pilot and lives with his wife and 2 puppies, Cheddar & Brie.

Michael Enright started training jiu jitsu in 1999 in Northern Virginia at Capital MMA. He subsequently spent 10 years training under UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie before starting under Ica Medina and Master Rigan Machado.  In 2013 Michael started training under Scott Devine--receiving his black belt in December 2014. Michael is married and is the father of four young children – two boys and two girls – who also train Jiu-Jitsu. 

Jeff Robertson

Maxwell Boyd started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2004 under Jerry Brewer and Grand Master Relson Gracie. He subsequently trained under Ica Medina and Master Rigan Machado before he started training under Scott Devine in 2013, receiving his black belt in 2015. Max is a Charleston local and USC graduate with a background in law enforcement currently working as a certified financial planner.

Tony Licari
Bryan Enright
Michael Enright

Jeff Robertson has been training since 2002, beginning with Jerry Brewer and Grand Master Relson Gracie. He subsequently trained under Ica Medina and Master Rigan Machado before he started training under Scott Devine  in 2013, receiving his black belt in 2015. He is a veteran law enforcement officer who lives with his wife, his son (who also trains!) and two dogs.

Tony Licari began training in 2008 in SC with the Rigan Machado team. After moving to FL he joined a Rodrigo Pinheiro affiliate, and subsequently opened his own affiliate. Upon retiring from the Navy, Tony relocated back to Charleston and received his brown belt from Checkmat black belt Thiago Sa Fortes Silva in January of 2016. He is married and father of 2 children, and is currently pursing his Masters in English from the Citadel.

Max Boyd
Michael Sanda