We will host John Perry for a special seminar. John Is a Black Belt Under Royce Gracie and one of James and Jay Speight Oldest Students. He was the First Student who the Speight’s Trained to fight MMA and has had a successful record in the cage. He now trains and teaches at Capital MMA and Elite Fitness in Alexandria, VA
September 20, 2018 6PM Master Luiz Palhares will be at our academy in Greenville NC to teach a Gracie Jiu-jitsu seminar.
Master Palhares started training in Rio De Janeiro in 1977 at the age of 18 under the legendary Rolls Gracie, received his purple under Rolls Gracie, after Rolls Death he continued his training under Rickson Gracie and was promoted to black belt in 1984 by Rickson Gracie’s father Grand Master Helio Gracie. Currently he is an 8th degree White and Red belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He received the White and Red belt in 2018 by Grand Master Carlos Robson Gracie, Red Belt 9th Degree (President of the Jiu-Jitsu Federation of Rio de Janeiro).