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Gordon Ryan– born July 8, 1995– is a jiu-jitsu black belt from New Jersey best known as a no-gi submission specialist and three-time ADCC World champion. Ryan won gold in 2017 at 88kg and returned in 2019 to win both the -99kg category and the absolute (openweight).

  1. Gordon Ryan Seminar Techniques!

    Gordon Ryan Seminar Techniques!

    May 28, 2021

    Gordon Ryan gave another historic seminar that has left an imprint on so many people's games last night in Austin.
  2. Gordon Ryan Seminar -- Missed It? Don't Worry, Learn From The King

    Gordon Ryan Seminar -- Missed It? Don't Worry, Learn From The King

    May 27, 2021

    Gordon Ryan will be teaching a seminar in Austin the day before WNO, and he will be demonstrating some of the techniques that he has used in some of his past historic performances.
  3. Grappling Bulletin: If Gordon Ryan's Career Is Over, What Happens Next?

    Grappling Bulletin: If Gordon Ryan's Career Is Over, What Happens Next?

    May 24, 2021

    Stop the press, Gordon Ryan's abrupt departure from all upcoming matches has thrown the no-gi grappling scene into disarray. What does Gordon do next if he can't compete? Who replaces him as the #1 in the world? And will professional grappling ever be the same without him?
  4. Gordon Ryan OUT of WNO, All Grappling Competitions Until Further Notice

    Gordon Ryan OUT of WNO, All Grappling Competitions Until Further Notice

    May 21, 2021

    Gordon Ryan dropped a bombshell today by announcing that he will not be able to compete at WNO on May 28 – or any grappling events for the foreseeable future. Even worse, health issues mean may never return.
  5. Gordon Ryan Is The King Of Calling Submissions

    Gordon Ryan Is The King Of Calling Submissions

    May 20, 2021

    Gordon Ryan has been competing and winning at the highest level in an incredible fashion that we’ve never seen before.
  6. Gordon Ryan Seminar In Austin On May 27th!

    Gordon Ryan Seminar In Austin On May 27th!

    May 18, 2021

    The FloGrappling Seminar Series returns with a second Gordon Ryan seminar on Thursday, May 27th! Gordon's last seminar sold out in a matter of hours, if you are interested in learning from the King make sure to reserve your spot ASAP here -