Denilson grew up on the Favela’s in Rio de Janeiro, he started Jiu Jitsu in 1991 as a way to occupy his spare time, in order to focus on something positive and escape the dangers of falling victim to crime.
Gutemberg PereiraBlack Belt
Gutemberg Pereira is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Master Júlio César Pereira and one of the top representatives of GF Team in this sport/martial art’s international competitive circuit.
João Paulo FerreiraBlack Belt
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Professor Joao Paulo de Fatima Alves Ferreira started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at 11 years old. He passed through all of his belt levels in 12 years, and was awarded his black belt under Alliance.
John RalloBlack Belt
Promoted to Black Belt in 2006 by the legendary Renzo Gracie, John Rallo is the first Renzo Gracie Blackbelt in the state of Maryland. A visionary, Rallo conceived, owns, and operates SHOGUN
Marysia MalyjasiakBlack Belt
Marysia started her grappling journey at the end of 2002, and she’s been on the mats ever since. Marysia was a representative of both the Poland National Judo Team and Poland National Grappling Team.
Tiago RochaBlack Belt
Tiago Rocha is a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Fábio Gurgel, and a former student of Elan Santiago. A member of the multiple time world champion team Alliance, Tiago Rocha’s
Victor GenovesiBlack Belt
Victor Genovesi is one of the top Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competitors of an exciting new generation of featherweight fighters. He is also the son of marathon runner Dani Figueiredo.
Max GimenisBlack Belt
Max Gimenis was born on April 14, 1993 in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, growing up in Cascadura, a borough in that same city.