Giuseppe (Peppe) Schembri

Head Instructor
Professor Peppe Schembri is an accomplished black belt and the brother of Word Champion Nino’s Schembri. The brothers have trained together since they were children in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After many years teaching together at Nino’s studio, Peppe has branched out on his own to partner up GFC LA. We are proud to share the art of Traditional Brazilian Jiu Jitsu here in Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA.

Peppe also enjoys surfing, yoga, running, and hiking.



Dennys Han

Assistant Instructor/Kids Instructor
Dennys has been a member of the Schembri Brothers Jiu Jitsu for almost 10 years. After a very accomplished career as a footwear designer, Dennys decided to focus his energy in the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.



Corinne Dombroskli

Yoga Instructor

Cori has been practicing yoga for ten years and teaching for over two years. She found yoga on a winding path toward personal growth, mind-body connection, and self-discovery. She aims to help students find those same benefits in their practice by using a combination of intention, physical postures, meditation, and breath. She has completed two 200-hour certifications with Dharma Yoga in Austin, TX and YogaWorks in LA. She is currently working on her 300-hour advanced certification with YogaWorks.