Professor Keith Owen lives in Boise Idaho and is a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Legendary 8th degree Gracie Black Belt Professor Pedro Sauer. (www.pedrosauer.com) Keith also holds black belts in two other martial arts styles, a 4th degree in TAI kung-fu and a black sash in Wu Wei Gung Fu under Bruce Lee Student Joseph Cowles.

Professor Owen currently has eleven black belts under him in the US and Canada.  

Mr. Owen has worked in Law Enforcement as a Sheriff’s Deputy and as a handgun and shotgun instructor for Front Sight Firearms www.frontsight.com Institute in Las Vegas Nevada. He is also a contributor for the Rickson Gracie Global Jiu-Jitsu Federation.

Keith was a previous Ground control instructor to police officers at the Idaho Police Academy and is credited with creating the Ground Control program for Police Officers in the State of Idaho.


Mr. Owen spends the majority of time running his school called, “Team Rhino Gracie Jiu-Jitsu” at www.teamrhinoidaho.com in Meridian, Idaho. Keith also travels extensively giving BJJ seminars all over the world.