Team Link NH is proud to present submission grappling legend Dean Lister!

An ADCC Champion, ADCC Superfight Champion, Pride and UFC veteran, “The Boogeyman” is renowned for having one of the most dangerous leg-lock games in submission grappling.

On Saturday, July 10th at 1pm, Dean will present a 3 hour seminar (1.5 hours of Gi and 1.5 hours of No-Gi)

Tickets are $75 if you pre-register and $100 the week of / at the door. You can complete payment and register online here or see a staff member in-house.

Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to learn from a legend in the sport!


Dean Richard Lister (born February 13, 1976) is a retired American mixed martial artist. A professional from 2000 until 2015, he fought in the Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipPRIDE Fighting Championships, and California-based promotion King of the Cage, where he rose to prominence as a Middleweight Champion. Lister’s sparring partner and former UFC Light Heavyweight ChampionTito Ortiz, invited him to be his assistant grappling coach on the third season of the Spike TV reality show, The Ultimate Fighter.

Grappling Credentials

ADCC World Submission Wrestling Championships

ADCC 2013 –99 kg: 2nd Place

ADCC 2011 –99 kg: 1st Place

ADCC 2005 Superfight championship: Defeated Jean Jacques Machado.

ADCC 2003 –98 kg: Quarter finals Openweight: 1st Place

ADCC 2002 North American Trials -99 kg: 1st Place

Record of opponents:

  • Won: Jean Jacques Machado (pts 9-0), Iiir Latifi (sub-guillotine), Nathan Marquardt (sub-kimura), Saulo Ribeiro (sub-kneelock), Marcio ‘Pe De Pano’ Cruz (pts 3-0), Alexandre Ferreira ‘Cacareco’ (sub-heelhook), Masutatsu Yano (sub-rear naked choke), Augusto Ferrari (pts 2-0), Radek Turek (sub-heelhook), Rodolfo Vieira (sub-heelhook), Joao Assis (sub-heelhook), Ricardo “Demente” Abreu (sub-heelhook)
  • Lost: Xande Ribeiro (pts), Ricardo Almeida (pts), Vinny Magalhaes (pts)
  • Draw: Xande Ribeiro (Metamoris Pro 2012)


High school division wrestling champion.

Two-time national (US) sambo champion.

Four-time Machado National (US) BJJ champion.

National (US) Gracie BJJ champion.

Three-time ADCC submission wrestling World champion