10th Planet Woodbridge

Chris Hendrick has been training in the martial arts since he was 10 years old. He started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in December of 2008 and only competed 1 time as a beginner before going on to compete many times as a blue belt and competing in the purple belt divisions while still a blue belt. Chris is currently competing expert level on the tournament circuit and participating in super fight matches when invited.

Chris received his blue belt in Gracie Jiu Jitsu in November of 2009. He started his MMA career in 2010, becoming well known throughout the Virginia MMA circuit as “The Black Ninja” because of his recognized use of crafty karate style striking inside the cage. It was also then that he fell in love with No Gi Jiu Jitsu because of its effectiveness in the cage.
Chris was the grappling coach for the MMA Team No Limit out of South Hill, Virginia from 2010 – 2012. He moved to New Jersey in 2012 and started training with 10th Planet Bethlehem under JM Holland and Zach Maslany. At this time he also had an opportunity to teach kick boxing at a local yoga studio which blossomed into him running a full scale martial arts program. In 2017 Chris was awarded his brown belt in 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu under JM Holland and Zach Maslany. Chris’ accomplishments include:

  • Brown Belt in 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu
  • 3 years experience in Tae Kwon Do
  • 3rd degree black belt in Kenpo Karate
  • Fought Semi Pro MMA
  • 2011 Barbarian Fight Club submission of the night winner
  • 2 time Naga Champion
  • Snake Pit USA Level One Catch Wrestler

School Bio

Clinch MMA in Port Reading (Woodbridge) NJ teaches students to become well rounded martial artists. Along with the sport aspect of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu, we also teach street combat self defense based on the art of Hawaiian Kenpo Karate and Cage effective MMA including combat jiu jitsu, kick boxing, and cage style karate, and catch wrestling. Instructor Chris Hendrick devotes much of his time to studying the latest and most effective aspects of martial arts training to give the students a well rounded training experience. You only have to attend one class with Instructor Chris to know how much he cares about his students and is willing to give all students personal time and attention from the day one beginners to advanced students. Instructor Chris prides himself in having an ego free environment, and he’s been called by those closest to him one of the nicest guy in Jiu Jitsu. Instructor Chris looks forward to seeing you on the mat.

Contact Info

(Inman Sports Complex)
2 Villa Drive
Edison NJ 08820
Web: www.10thplanetwoodbridge.com
School: 732-668-1057
Chris’ Cell: 732-763-2996
Email: maloneskenponj@live.com

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