Instructors

Our GFTeam Instructors :

João Tavares Marinho (White GI):

3rd degree Black Belt, from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for more than 25 years (since 7 yrs old).
Live in Minneapolis since 2016.
Has won numerous important competitions, Including Pan American GI (2016) gold medal.

José Luis Varella (Black GI)

2nd degree Black Belt, from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for almost 20 years.
Live in USA since 2015.
Has won numerous important competitions, Including Pan American NO GI (2015) gold medal.