Coach Alannah started her martial arts journey in 2000 when she started Tae Kwon do classes at an early age. After receiving her black belt in tae kwon do in 2005 she studied boxing and other arts until she decided to pursue MMA a few years later. In 2008, With MMA in mind, she started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and is now a BJJ brown belt and active MMA fighter under Professor Dave Reeves and Professor Jorge Gurgel. When she is not competing in BJJ or MMA she enjoys coaching and sharing her 11+ years of training knowledge with the kids program at JG MMA.