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PROMOTION TO 8th DEGREE CORAL BELT
On August 25th 2017 Master Mauricio Gomes, along with Masters Marcio Stambowsky, Romero ‘Jacare’ Cavalcanti and Sergio Penha, were promoted to 8th degree red and white belt. This momentous achievement represents 38 years as a black belt and over 50 years training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
MAURICIO AND ROLLS
Mauricio started training with the legendary Rolls Gracie in 1977, and became one of only six people to be promoted to black belt by him in 1981.
FATHER AND COACH TO ROGER GRACIE
Mauricio is perhaps best known for being the father and coach of the greatest BJJ athlete of all time, Roger Gracie.
Mauricio & Rolls Tee
This iconic T-shirt features the last photo of Mauricio taken with Rolls in 1982.
His cousin Royler Gracie once said: “There is an era before and another one after Rolls”... Learn more