Black Belt 4th degree
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, started training in 1991 under Totila Jordan Pitoco, founder of Infight Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (www.infight.com.br). Continued his training under Rogerio Poggio, leader of Infight Jiu-Jitsu in Rio de Janeiro. In 2001 earned his black belt, holding today the rank of 5 th degree, certified and rocognized by the most prestigious organizations in the sport, the International Brazilian Jiu- Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) and Confederação Brasileira de Jiu-Jitsu (CBJJ). Eddy is the head instructor at BVJJ and the leader of the Infight Canada (www.infightcanada.com) team and affiliates.
Eddy holds a Pan-American Title, Brazilian National Title, and medalist in several other international tournaments such ar South American, International Opens, Pan-American, and so on.
He is also graduated in the Kinesiology Diploma at Langara College. This is a great qualification to ensure that classes and programs under his supervision are appropriate to age and skill level.
“The BJJ changed my life when I was a shy kid building my confidence and overall wellness. It’s actually been transforming my life positively every single day since I start training 29 years ago. I sincerely expect that the BJJ I learned and helped myself hugely throughout my entire life, may also help you to reach your goals in life.”
With several years of experience competing internationally and teaching BJJ, he has the credentials needed to bring you a great time in class, improving your emotional and physical health beyond expected.