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Wilson Bros. Grappling is the premier spot in Colorado Springs to train all areas of grappling.  Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, wrestling, and grappling.  Classes are taught by the Wilson brothers who both have extensive pedigrees in the grappling arts.  

The Wilson Brothers
Marcus Wilson

Marcus is the head instructor at WBG, he is a Black belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu under Egan Inoue.  He wrestled in high school here in Colorado Springs at Rampart High School.  From there he attended University of Hawaii at Manoa.  Hawaii is where Marcus found the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  In 2009 he started training under Hawaiian legend , Egan Inoue.  After 2 years of training, living at the gym, and winning virtually every tournament in Hawaii as a blue and purple belt, Marcus moved to North Dakota.  He transferred to Minot State University in order to wrestle in college with his brother, Jon.  Marcus walked on the wrestling team and earned a scholarship becoming a 3 year varsity starter and NAIA national qualifier.  After graduating from Minot State University Marcus moved back to Hawaii to continue his BJJ journey.  He took over as main instructor at Grappling Unlimited and taught and trained there, eventually earning his black belt from Egan Inoue in 2015.  Marcus is a 2015 IBJJF No Gi American National Champion, he is still an active competitor, and trains everyday with his students at WBG.  

Jon Wilson

Jon is the younger brother of Marcus Wilson.  He is a purple belt under Egan Inoue. Jon wrestled in high school here in Colorado Springs for Rampart High School.  He was recruited to wrestle for Minot State University in North Dakota.  Jon began his jiu jitsu journey by visiting Marcus in Hawaii for the summers between school.  Jon earned his purple belt under Egan Inoue between years of wrestling at MSU.  After graduating Jon was hired by MSU as an assistant wrestling coach where he coached for three years earning 3 master's degrees.  Some of Jon's wrestling accolades:

  • Champions of Character Award                                2015

  • Minot State University Wrestling Team Captain                        2014 – 2015

  • 2x NCAA Division II All-Academic Team                            2012 – 2014

  • Dean’s Honor Roll                                        2012

  • 9x Athletic Director Academic Achievement Award                        2010 – 2015

  • Beaver Boosters Scholarship                                    2010 – 2015

  • Dakota Athletic Conference Stellar Student Athlete                        2010 – 2011

  • Distinguished and Engaged Scholarship                            2010

  • NAIA National Qualifier                                    2010

  • CHSAA All State Wrestling                                    2009-2010