Name: Rafael Correa de Lima “Gordinho”
Born: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (08/19/1975)
Residence: Miami, USA
Weight: 182 lb (83 kg)
Height: 5 ft 8.5 in (1.87 m)
Division: Medium Heavyweight
Style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
World Championship: 1x
Brazilian National Championship: 7x (Individual: 4x/Team: 3x)
Professor Rafael ‘Gordinho’ Correa De Lima won the 1998 Mundials World Championship in the Black Belt Division. He is also a 4-time National Champion in the birth place of Jiu-Jitsu, Brazil, (1994–1997) where he was voted the most technical fighter. He has more than 30 years of experience in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and has fought in hundreds of BJJ bouts.
Gordinho is also co-founder of Asia’s premier MMA gym, Evolve MMA, and is responsible for the Renzo Gracie Curriculum at Evolve MMA in Singapore and Brazil.
Gordinho now heads his own full time academy in Miami: Start Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, which has already turned out several national and world champions since its opening in 2012.
Lending his expertise to myBJJ Team, Gordinho visits Sydney annually to mentor our students and instructors. He is considered amongst the best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructors in the world.
myBJJ Team will be proudly hosting seminars with Gordinho – November, 2015.
Date: Saturday November 21
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cost: $65 for myBJJ Team members | $85 for all other affiliations