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Clem Shields

Clement Shields grew up wrestling with his brother (MMA fighter Jake Shields) in Calaveras, CA. After years of wrestling, Clem turned his attention to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, receiving his black belt from Claudio Franca. Widely known in the Jiu Jitsu world for his style of American Jiu Jitsu, combining folk-style and freestyle wrestling with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Clem teaches with and without the gi. Clem has competed against some of the best in BJJ and travels regularly to train with the best MMA fighters in the sport.