Tinguinha is one of the pioneers in the expansion of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu martial art worldwide, having founded BJJ schools in his native Brazil, Japan and the US, contributing to the growth of Jiu Jitsu around the world. He arrived in the United States in 2000 to open The Tinguinha Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy and continue his lifelong dream of sharing the benefits he was able to experience himself.
After being inducted into the Martial Art Hall Of Fame in 2008 Tinguinha was ordained Director/Coordinator of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Program of all the UFC GYMS. He also oversees several International Tinguinha BJJ Affiliated schools, as well as being the author of 8 instructional DVDS sold globally.
Tinguinha will be teaching a two hour seminar at The Optimus Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy on May 11 at 11:00. We hope to see you all on the mat. (We only have room for 25 on the mat, so sign up now)
When: Saturday May 11th – 11:00
Where: Optimus Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy
31151 Niguel Rd. Laguna Niguel
Cost: Optimus and TBJJ Students- $35 early regisration, $ 40 at the door.
Non Optimus and TBJJ Students $45 early registration, $45 at the door.