Brown belt under Master Rafael “Formiga” Barbosa
IBJJF American Champion Gold Medal
UAEJJ World Champion Pro in Abu-Dhabi
Diego Almeida is 24 years old, a brown belt under Master Rafael “Formiga” Barbosa. Born and raised in Ceilândia, Brasilia, Brazil and he has been training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since he was 13 years old. Jiu-Jitsu has changed his life for the better, helping him to be able to travel around the world, competing and sharing his techniques with others. He believes Jiu-Jitsu is a tool to help change people’s lives and character, on and off of the mats. His resume includes over 100 gold medals.
Brown Belt under Diego Almeida
multiple time medalist for IBJJF
Kasai Pro Super Series Winner
Conrad Duran is 26 years old, a Brown Belt under Diego Almeida. Born and raised in San Angelo, TX his whole life. He has been training 6 years, initially having to travel the first 4 years to train at the nearest academy being almost 2 hours away before Coach Diego Almeida came to town. With Brazilian Jiu Jitsu it has helped him lost over 80 pounds, creating a healthy lifestyle and which he believes with the art others can change their lives too! His resume includes being a multiple time medalist for IBJJF Dallas, Houston, Austin Gi and Nogi Opens. And recently Kasai Pro Super Series Winner.