Gabi and Alzu in Ecuador

Gabi Garcia and Luana Alzuguir in Ecuador

This past Monday World Champions Gabi Garcia & Luanna Alzuguir stopped by a social project from Alliance Ecuador led by Professor Fernando Soluco. The trio delivered 60 kimonos courtesy of Keiko and local sponsors. Gabi was stoked: “It was very gratifying the school is in the middle of nowhere in a needy area of Guayaquil but they have a great childrens program. I am very glad I was part of this special moment”

Chico Mendes & Leon Amancio Seminar in Maresias

On November 20 & 21 Checkmat Black Belts Chico Mendes & Leon Amancio will be conducting a seminar in São Sebastião, Maresias. The event will take place at Academia Maresias M.M.A (Alameda das tartarugas n.99 maresias) at 10:00. For more info call 12 9728 53 66 or email This seminar is open to all from any academy.

Be there!

Rodrigo “Comprido” Seminar in Ohio Saturday

7 time world Champion Rodrigo Comprido will be in Toledo Ohio this Saturday November 20th at 12:00 noon for a gi and no gi/mma seminar, as most know already he is Brock Lesnar’s personal bjj coach. The seminar will be held at Premier MMA 5333 monroe st Toledo Oh 43623. The cost is $80 per session or both for $100, contact Deon Thompson at or 419.410.5483 to reserve your spot!!

Dudu Barros Seminar

This past Saturday November 13th, Black Belt “Dudu” Barros conducted a seminar at the Edinboro University in Pennsylvania. The Edinborough University has one of the best wrestling programs in the Country (division 1). The seminar was a great success.
Now go train Jiu-Jitsu,