Professor Saulo Ribeiro returns to Portland and Five Rings Jiu Jitsu.
Here are the details:
When: Saturday, May 16
Time: 11 am - 2 pm
Focus: Being Brilliant at the Basics of Jiu Jitsu
Registration -- Opens Monday, April 27, at 12:01 am:
First 24 hours special - $99
Register before May 8 - $109
Open registration - $139
Space is limited. Only forty spots available.
See article about Ribeiro brothers: Here
Seminar Focus: With the Celebration of 20 years of Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu, Saulo will show his favorites techniques over the years
Saulo Ribeiro is a 5x Brazilian jiu jitsu World Champion and one of the greatest fighters to have ever competed in the sport. A black belt in both judo and Brazilian jiu jitsu, Saulo Ribeiro has won the ADCC (the most important submission wrestling tournament in the World) on two occasions forming together with his younger brother Alexandre Ribeiro one of the most accomplished families in the sport.
Full Name: Saulo Mendonca Ribeiro Filho
Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Helio Gracie > Royler Gracie > Saulo Ribeiro
Main Titles (Black Belt)/ Record:
World Champion (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002)
ADCC Champion (2000, 2003)
Pan American Champion (1998 – Weight and Absolute)
World NoGi Champion (2008)
Weight Division: Peso Médio, Meio Pesado & Pesado
Favourite Technique: Kouchi Gari (Throw) and Choke from the Mount Position.
Team/Association: Gracie Humaita and Ribeiro Jiu-jitsu Association