Derek Stewart is a Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt under the legendary Eddie Bravo. Derek is the only 10th planet jiu-jitsu black belt in Nebraska and one of the first in the midwest.
In addition to being a Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt with over 30 years of martial arts experience, Derek has received his black belts in Shotokan Karate, Classical Ju-Jitsu, and Sanuces Ryu Jiu-jitsu. Derek also holds Apprentice instructorships in Muay Thai, Filipino Martial Arts, JKD/Jun Fan Gung Fu.
Derek is responsible for bringing 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Only Grappling to Nebraska. His notable students are Anthony Lopez Cheif instructor of 10th Planet San Antonio, Gary Meek owner of 10th Planet Ofallon, and Jeremy Whorton, Owner of 10th Planet Kansas City.
Derek continues instruction in Omaha and Auburn Nebraska along with his family: Wife Katie, and children Malia, Izzy, and Kingston.
Lineage: We are proud of our Jiu-Jitsu Lineage. Our line stems directly from the source of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu itself.
Jigoro Kano → Mitsuyo Maeda → Carlos Gracie → Helio Gracie → Carlos Gracie Jr. → Rickson Gracie → Jean Jacques Machado → Eddie Bravo → Derek Stewart → YOU!!!!