Carlos Carvalho

Carlos Carvalho

Carlos is the head jiu-jitsu instructor here at Inyodo.  Born in Bahia, Brazil, Carlos has been practicing jiu-jitsu since he was 15 years.  A black belt under Carlson Gracie, Carlos has been around the world practicing and sharing the art.  His most recent success was 1st place in gi and no gi at the IBJJF European Championships.

Currently Carlos is the North American Director of the ADCC.  Carlos has long been an avid enthusiast of MMA and has been the promoter for Battle Quest with Ring of Fire and his own league Prime MMA. You can see Carlos coaching in UFC 163 as the ground coach for welterweight contender Matt "the immortal" Brown.