He gained his black belt at the age of 23,

Defending the flag of the Old Masters and the Brasa team. He was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he studied with the best in the sport, such as Fabio Gurgel, Fernando Terre and Marcus Barbosa. 10 times wins the state championship of Sao Paulo from white to black belt. He also won in the Brazilian national team In the Black Belt, and 2 times took second place in the Brazilian national championship in the purple and brown belts. He won the 3rd place in the Blue Belt at the World Championship in the legendary club TijucaTenis in 1999 among teenagers (all IBBJF/CBJJ Federations tournaments are the most difficult and prestigious platform in Brazilian jiu-jitsu).