Team Clinch


Christian Derr

Owner & Chief Trainer

Christian Derr has been training in Martial Arts for well over 18 years. He has trained in American Wrestling, Jeet Kune Do and Muay Thai before pursuing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Christian received his black belt from Jean Jacques Machado in 2011 and is a multiple tournament champion. Christian won the NAGA expert division in 2009.


Mike McGonigal

Assistant MMA Trainer

Mike McGonigal is the Assistant MMA and wrestling trainer for Team Clinch. Mike has several years of wrestling, gi and no-gi grappling experience, as well as full MMA bouts under his belt.