Coming off of Alliances 3rd straight year as defending world Jiu-jitsu champions, Romero “Jacare” Cavalcanti received his 7th degree and re/black belt in front of a packed house at the Alliance headquarters in Atlanta Georgia, yesturday. Jacare, received his belt from fellow black belt and student Fabio Gurgel, in front of many of his friends and students including Felipe Zicro Neto, Alexandre Paiva and Ricardo Vieira. Also receiving a promotion was standout student Alec Baulding who received his brown belt! Congrats Jacare.

Photos from Elaine Cavalcanti.