About Go Forth

Go Forth is about building up the warrior culture of Jiu-Jitsu, in our home of Rockford, Illinois and abroad. While also not forgetting that we all do this because it’s a hell of a lot of fun.

Comp-Trainer - Black - Go Forth

Kenny Martin

Kenny Martin is a black belt under Relson Gracie & John-Michael Kaleikini and founder and co-owner of Go Forth. Kenny has been training Jiu-Jitsu for over a decade and has been a black belt for 3 years now. He has tested his skills in every arena, from defending himself in the streets or fighting in the cage. Kenny also co-owns Black Flag Jiujitsu a Pedigo Submission Fighting competition gym in Rockford, Illinois.

Aaron Lynde

Aaron Lynde is a founder and co-owner of Go Forth. Aaron is a purple belt under Kenny at Black Flag Jiujitsu where he is also a co-owner and spearheads their competition program. Aaron also handles a majority of the social interacting and posting, making him the voice of Go Forth. Aaron has worked tirelessly to continue Go Forth's growth and rise as a brand, not just in sales but in culture and community as well.

Jeff Larsen

Jeff is the lead designer and visual artist at Go Forth as well as a student at Black Flag under Kenny and Aaron. Jeff does not have any design background or degree but has produced some unique and well received designs, getting better with each release. Jeff is a full time competitor and started working for Go Forth to help transition to being a full time athlete.