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Pioneers of the Sport: Romero “Jacare” Cavalcanti

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    Confucius… Plato… Roger Bacon… Annie Sullivan… James Escalante… In the same vein as the aforementioned, today’s “Pioneers of the Spot” segment features the famed instructor/head of Alliance… Romero “Jacare” Cavalcanti. Jacare is a 7th degree coral belt, who received his BB from the late Rolls Gracie. As a member of the “Famous Five,” his training partners included Rickson Gracie, Carlos Gracie Jr., Mauricio Gomes, … Continue reading

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Marcio Stambowsky Shows The Macarrao Sweep

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Jiu Jitsu is a passion, an art form, a journey of self discovery… a way of life. Recently we had the supreme honor of interviewing 7th degree BB (coral belt), Master Marcio Stambowsky at his school in Norwalk, Connecticut. He is one of only a small handful of BJJ fighters* (who resides in the northern hemisphere full time) to be awarded this esteemed belt. In … Continue reading

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Marcio Stambowsky – Exclusive Interview

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If you are a history buff like me, you will love this interview! In the US, we are only scratching the surface of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s history. The below interview with Master Marcio Stambowsky is like a glimpse into BJJ’s past! Not only is Master Marcio Stambowsky a 7th degree Red and Black belt, he is one of only six people to receive their Black Belt from … Continue reading

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