Sensei Ashlyn Trottier, a multi-discipline martial artist, currently holds a black belt in karate as well as a white belt with three stripes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. She has 14 years' of martial arts experience including Karate, kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Several of these years were spent competing in tournaments with great success. She has also trained with world-class fighters, including Anderson Silva, Wanderlei Silva, George St Pierre and Lyoto Machida.
Ashlyn has spent the past five years as an active member in the Canadian army, learning and teaching discipline, motivation and resilience. She carries this experience into the dojo to be able to share her passion with the next generation.