Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Professor Rod Stroud, BJJ gold medalist and one of WA’s highest ranking martial artists is teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Spear Dojo.

Rod started Zen Do Kai in Western Australia in 1980, he has gained a reputation as a hard karate man and his students have dominated in competitions.

Rod ran security for all major events in WA, and became the first Kickboxing and Muay Thai promoter in the state, a major innovator for Zen Do Kai introducing Muay Thai, Shoot-wrestling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to the style.

Rod competed in the world Jiu Jitsu Championships in Brazil and is a 2016 BJJ gold medalist.


  • BJMA – 8th Degree
  • BJJ Black belt