RYAN CUNNINGHAM | OSS OHANA SINCE 2012
Since the inception of OSS Clothing, Ryan Cunningham has always been an avid supporter. Ryan began training in martial arts in 2005 in Roseburg, OR, beginning with Judo. In 2009 Ryan started teaching, a path that would change his life forever. In teaching, Ryan found his calling. In 2013, he earned his USJF-accredited black belt in Judo from 5th-degree black belt, Sensei Roy Kawaji at Portland Judo.
Also in 2009, Ryan began training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with Professor Ben Baxter in Eugene, Oregon. He earned his blue belt in 2010, his purple belt in 2012, his brown belt in 2014, and in 2017 he was awarded his black belt.
In 2012, Ryan embarked on a new adventure, partnering with his mentor and friend, Ben Baxter, to create Performance Martial Arts Academy in Springfield, Oregon. In 2013 Ryan won his purple belt division at the US Open, capping another successful year as a competitor. In 2014, Performance Martial Arts Academy opened its second location in Roseburg, OR.
In addition to being an avid competitor and teacher, Ryan prides himself on being a good father and an even better husband.
Black belt under Ben BaxterJudo Black belt under Roy KawajiUS Open ChampionBudoJitsu 135lb ChampionNaga ChampionNW BJJ ChampionNW Regional Champion5x Oregon Open Champion2x Subleague Season Champion2x Ground Warrior ChampionMultiple time DSGC Champion