Available February 16, 2015
The Untold Story of Jiu-Jitsu in Brazil, Volume 2, 1950-1960,
describes the big and small fights of the famous and forgotten heroes, myths, and
legends of Brazilian jiu-jitsu, based on verifiable Portuguese and Japanese
sources. Six appendices are included, listing fighters, fights, academies,
individual records (of representative fighters), and lineages of the most
A few of the many individuals discussed are: Landulfo Caribé, Azevedo Maia, Carlos Gracie, Helio
Gracie, George Gracie, Robson Gracie, Carlson Gracie, Oswaldo Fada, Almir
Ribeiro, João Alberto Barreto, Helio Vigio, Masayoshi Kawakami, Haroldo Brito,
Bastos, Biriba, Nilo Gutierrez, Adomildo Nascimento “Borrachina”, Oswaldo
Alves, Shunji Hinata, Pedro Hemeterio, Sakai, Takeo Yano, Waldemar Santana,
Valdo Santana, Passarito, Artur Emidio, Sinhôzinho,
Genarino Piemontese, Mauro Gonzago, Amauri Guarilha, Moacir Luzia Vale, Armando
Wreidt, Paulo Romito, Rudolf Hermanny, Cirandinha, Guanair Vial, George Mehdi,
Masahiko Kimura, and hundreds of others.
Full references are provided. An index
is included to supplement the appendices. Thirty-eight illustrations are included.
Choque 2 is available
in physical, old-school, print editions (above) and cutting-edge, envelope
pushing digital editions (below).
(1961-1999), will be available in near future.