Frequency Martial Arts & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - Bloomington, IL

Ed LeMonnier

Owner and Coach

In 2015, Ed LeMonnier opened Frequency Martial Arts in order to keep training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as the previous school owner was done with teaching and training.

Since then, Frequency Martial Arts has added an amazing youth program and more classes to accommodate the growing adult program. Besides being a 4-Stripe Purple Belt under the 8 Time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion and 5th Degree Black Belt, Robson Moura, Coach Ed also teach our DDP Yoga Program.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Tournament Achievements:

In 2017, Ed was named the Robson Moura Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association “INSTRUCTOR OF THE YEAR” out of 44 schools around the globe!

Won Bronze in the 2014 IBJJF Summer Open (Purple Belt – Masters 2 Medium Heavy Weight)

Won Bronze in the 2014 Five Grappling Illinois (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Finished forth in the 2014 Hoosier Open (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Won Gold in the 2014 IBJJF Chicago Spring Open (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Trained over 315 hours in 2013

Finished forth in the 2013 IBJJF Chicago Summer Open (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Won Bronze in the 2013 Hoosier Open (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Won Gold in the 2013 IBJJF Chicago Winter Open (Purple Belt – Masters 1 Heavy Weight)

Trained 304 Hours in 2012

Promoted to Purple Belt by Eight Time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion, Robson Moura on December 8, 2012.

Awarded Silver in the 2012 IBJJF Chicago Summer Open – (Blue Belt – Senior 1 Medium-Heavy)

Won Bronze in the 2012 Hoosier Open – (Blue Belt – Senior 1 Medium Heavy)

Finished 4th in the April 2012 EGO Indiana Tournament (Blue Belt – Medium-Heavy)

Awarded Silver in the 2012 IBJJF Chicago Summer Open (Blue Belt – Senior 1 Medium-Heavy)

Trained 300 Hours in 2011

Named the 2011 Robson Moura Nova Uniao STUDENT OF THE YEAR

Awarded 2nd in April of 2010 NAGA CHICAGO (Blue Belt Masters – Heavy)

Promoted to Blue Belt on February 13, 2010 by Seven Time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion, Professor Robson Moura