Marcelo Garcia,
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.

World Championships

2003 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Division
2004 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Division
2004 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Absolute Black Belt Division
2006 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Division
2006 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Absolute Black Belt Division
2009 California, USA
82 kg Black Belt Division
2010 California, USA
82 kg Black Belt Division
2011 California, USA
82 kg Black Belt Division

Adcc

2003 Sao Paulo, Brazil
77 kg Division
2005 California, USA
77 kg Division
2005 California, USA
Absolute Division
2007 New Jersey, USA
77 kg Division
2007 New Jersey, USA
Absolute Division
2009 Barcelona, Spain
77KG Division
2011 Nottingham, UK
77 kg Division

Brazilian National Championships

2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Division
2004 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Absolute Division
2006 Sao Paulo, Brazil
82 kg Black Belt Division
2006 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Absolute Black Belt Division

Pan American Championships

2007  California, USA
82 kg Black BeltDivision