Nick Smith

Peaceful Warrior Jiujitsu
34207 Pacific Coast Hwy
Dana Point, CA 92629
949-291-1283 | Email | Website


  • Grew up Between Orange County and Hawaii.
  • Grew up surfing and swimming.
  • Ocean lifeguard at 16, EMT at 18.
  • I enlisted in Air-force at 18 as a Pararescueman; 4 deployments.
  • Did contract work overseas returned to Cali in “08” was a rescue boat operator and returned to school.
  • I received my BA in business management from Cal State Fullerton MBA from Pepperdine.
  • Started Jiujitsu at 16 with March Ruas then Chris Brennan.
  • I have also trained with Alan Goes and Juliano Prado.
  • I was part owner of OC Jiujitsu in 2008 which was a CSW affiliate school”