HomeUFCRenzo Gracie Added To GAMMA USA Board Of Administrators
Renzo Gracie Added To GAMMA USA Board Of Administrators
April 6, 2021
The World Affiliation of Combined Martial Artworks (GAMMA), at present introduced that Renzo Gracie has been appointed to the GAMMA USA Board of Administrators.
Renzo’s duty is to assist GAMMA USA facilitate our shared objectives and ambitions to deliver combined martial arts into Olympic Recognition. A part of that objective is constant to construct a robust basis for Youth, Novice, and Beginner developmental applications in the US.
Renzo has fought all around the world for organizations comparable to ONE Championship, UFC, Okay-1, and Satisfaction FC in its heyday. He pioneered Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in America within the Nineteen Nineties when he based Renzo Gracie Academy in New York Metropolis, one of many cornerstones of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in America.
He’s established as among the finest lecturers and mentors in fight sports activities. Along with his signature mixture of charisma and intelligence, he has guided college students comparable to Matt Serra a former UFC Champion, Roger Gracie a 10x Jiu-Jitsu world champion, John Danaher the Jiu-Jitsu Coach to Gordan ‘The King’ Ryan in addition to UFC Champions Georges St-Pierre, Chris Weidman, Shawn Williams, and Ricardo Almeida to black belt in Jiu-Jitsu.
Renzo can be the grandson of Gracie Jiu Jitsu’s legendary founder Carlos Gracie and son of ninth Dan BJJ black belt Robson Gracie, brother to Ralph and Ryan Gracie. Like most males within the Gracie household, Renzo began coaching Jiu-Jitsu as an toddler. He had formal instruction from lots of the Gracie patriarchs, however two of his largest influences have been the legendary Rolls Gracie and Carlos Gracie Jr (the person who later awarded him his black belt).
GAMMA USA President, Justin Brown mentioned Renzo could be “a monumental addition to the GAMMA USA management crew along with his expertise and insights on constructing applications to assist athletes and coaches excel. The fervour he has for fight sports activities is in his blood and that keenness is handed on to everybody round him. I stay up for working with Renzo and the remainder of our Board of Administrators sooner or later to proceed our push towards Olympic Recognition!”
“We’re delighted that GAMMA USA has introduced Renzo Gracie on board. Renzo comes with years of management and training expertise in fight sports activities,” mentioned Alexander Engelhardt, President of GAMMA. “We’re tremendous excited to have Renzo on board and stay up for the grassroots improvement programmes in the US reaching new heights underneath his management.”