Coach Ted Linn
Purple Belt in Jiu-Jitsu
Ted Linn is the youth head instructor and coach at VBJJ. He is currently a purple belt under Prof. Scott Oates.
Ted comes from a sports background starting with cycling and skating from his early teens to mid 20’s After leaving both sports for personal reasons he took up the sport of powerlifting in the mid 80’s under the guidance of local training legend Al Walke... under his tutelage he won numerous world and national titles. After almost 25 years of competing on the world stage he retired and became a husband and parent. When 2 of his daughters wanted to lift he decided to put them in Jiu jitsu and Muay thai
All of them started training under Scott Oates after numerous years of training Ted decided to step aside and let his daughter Christina Lil-Bit Linn lead the way in competition in Jiu jitsu wrestling and Muay Thai.
Ted started coaching his daughter since they traveled so much and found a new calling.
Once he took over his current position he coaches they way he competed. With all his heart