5x World Champion
4x ADCC Champion
Marcelo Garcia is an internationally renowned teacher and competitor of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Grappling. He has won the World Championships at all belt levels (blue, purple, brown, and 5 times as a black belt), and the Submission Grappling World Championships (ADCC) four times (2003, 2005, 2007, 2011)
Marcelo is also a foremost expert in teaching BJJ. With his innovative and battle-tested repertoire, careful attention to detail, love for Jiu-Jitsu, humor, and friendly personality, he is one of the most sought after instructors in the world. He is an author and teacher of numerous bestselling martial arts instructional videos and books, and most recently he has launched www.mginaction.com, a virtual academy and grappling database that is revolutionizing the way martial arts are studied. Students of Marcelo’s school have free access to mginaction.com, which is a critical complement to their training on the mats.
Having excelled at the highest competitive and teaching levels of BJJ and Submission Grappling, Marcelo is thrilled to share his love and passion for this wonderful martial art with you.