So Who Is Rodrigo Artilheiro?
Rodrigo is one of the greatest living martial artists there is today. He has trained and mastered virtually every martial art, his knowledge of adequate self-defense techniques is unmatched. Rodrigo is a former Coach of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil with former UFC Champion, Vitor Belfort and has trained and coached many notable UFC fighters including Brian Stann, Randy Couture, Forrest Griffin, Mirko Cro Cop, Lyoto Machida, and current UFC contenders – Vitor Belfort, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, and Raphael Assuncao, to name a few. Rodrigo's mastery of several martial arts and MMA coaching skills allow him to have a REALISTIC and PRACTICAL apporach to self-defense. Rodrigo is an extremely well-rounded martial artist and is a world class Jiu Jiteiro, Wrestler and Judoka. He is a Black Belt in Judo, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as well as a Israeli certified Krav Maga Instructor.
Rodrigo has an incredible list of accolades, here are just some of his major Martial Arts accomplishments to name a few:
-2015 Krav Maga Instructor Certification
-2015 ADCC Submission Fighting Championship - São Paulo, Brazil
-2014 IBJJF No Gi World Champion
-2014 ADCC Superfight winner vs Jeff Monson
-2013 IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu No Gi Championship Silver Medalist
-2011 ADCC Submission Fighting Championship - Nottingham, UK
-The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil Coach - Team Belfort Jiu Jitsu
-National Bronze Medalist
-7 times Brazilian Wrestling National Champion
-Judo National Champion
-Pan American Greco-Roman wrestling Bronze medalist
-Degree in Exercise & Sports Science from Bennett University in Brazil