Jiu-Jitsu in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro-1997-2008
The Astonishing True Story of One Manís Eleven Year
Journey from White to Black Belt in the Jiu-Jitsu Academies of the South
Zone of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1997-2008
Meet and train with the masters, legends, myths, heroes, super-stars,
and originators of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, up close and personal.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt and Global Training Report founder
Roberto Pedreira takes you on an eleven year guided-tour of the
academies of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1997-2008. Itís the closest thing
to training in Rio from white belt to black belt that youíll ever
Meet and Train with George Mehdi, Ricardo de la Riva, Romero
"Jacare", Cavalcanti, Rosado, Oswaldo Alves, Sergio Malibu,
Sergio Bol„o Souza, Murilo Bustamante, Royler, Rickson, Reyson, and
Robson Gracie, Sylvio Behring, Alvaro Barreto, Rosado, Leka, Cafe, Aloisio
Silva, Sergio Penha, and many many more.
Visit and Train at Academia Gracie (Humaita), Carlson Gracie Academy,
Corpo Quatro, and many many more.
Plus: Glossary of Portuguese jiu-jitsu slang
Transcriptions of two original Gracie judo invasions
Extensive notes and documentation.
Confidential Author Profile
Photo supplement with rare pictures.
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