The Director


Glenn Rodriguez is the Founder/Director of Grapplin’ Gorillas. He has been teaching since 1994, and began his coaching career in 1989.  Glenn is certified as a Youth Wrestling Coach through USA Wrestling and a Personal Trainer (CPT). He is the former head coach of the Lower and Middle School wrestling programs (grades 5-9) at the Allen-Stevenson School on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.   He holds a brown belt in Kempo Karate, and was formerly the Wushu Kung Fu and Tai Chi Assistant Instructor at the Ross School, East Hampton.