Coach Charlie Cosens



  • Delta College Jiu Jitsu Instructor
  • Oct 2015 Held 3 self defense seminars for Bay Count employees at the county building
  • Oct 2015 Held self defense seminar for the “Divalution Group” (Women empowerment group)
  • 10 Years of Instructing Experience
  • Lived and trained in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Trained at Minitaros Black House Gym along side UFC champions such as Antonio Minotauro Nogueira
  • Trained with world renowned jiu jitsu practitioners at Brazilian Top Team in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Trained at the “X” Gym in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Defeated the Pan American Jiu Jitsu World Champion in a three round decision while in Thailand in 2008.
  • Trained at Tiger Muay Thai in Phuket, Thailand.
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Machado Second Stripe Purple Belt (Certified under Ryan Fiorenzi of East West Martial Arts.)
  • Current Middleweight Impact Fight League/Donofrio Entertainment Middleweight Champion
  • Defeated Cody Wall of American Muscle at the Palace of Auburn Hills successfully defending the IFL Middleweight Title
  • Lived and Trained in Pattaya, Thailand in February of 2012.
  • Trained at Fairtex Muay Thai. (One of the world’s most respected muay thai gyms)
  • Defeated a Norwegian Muay Thai Fighter in Pattaya, Thailand in an authentic Muay Thai match in February of 2012.
  • 2005 Men’s No Gi Great Lakes Gold Medalist
  • 2006 Men’s No Gi Great Lakes Gold Medalist
  • 2007 Champion’s Challenge Silver Medalist
  • 2008 Elite Federation of Grapplers (Naga Event) Gold Medalist
  • 2008 Elite Federation of Grapplers Bronze Medalist
  • Mutt MMA Middle Weight Champion
  • King of the Cage Pay Per View Veteran
  • Fought on Fox Sports Net Detroit
  • Fought on Fox Sports Net Ohio
  • Won First Six Consecutive Fights
  • Trained along side UFC Fighters such as Allen Belcher and James Lee
  • Number 1 Ranked 185lb Amateur Fighter in Michigan
  • Continuously training with several coaches to be constantly improving
  • Conditioning Coach-John Macjrzack (Delta College Instructor – Master’s Degree in Sports Science)
  • Jiu Jitsu Coach-Leon Wilson (Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt & Tae Kwon Do 4th Degree Black Belt)
  • Wrestling Coach-Steve Goss (All American Wrestler/Olympic Alternate)
  • Wrestling Coach-Kyle Woodruff (State Champion Wrestler)
  • Striking Coach-Andre Garcia (Experienced Pro MMA Fighter)

Charlie Cosens MMA Fight Videos