Professor"Tinguinha" receiving the certificate of Black Belt 3rd Degree from
The International Federation of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu along with BJJ Black Belts
Renzo Gracie, Royler Gracie, Kid Peligro, Rey Diogo and many more... - 2008
Professor "Tinguinha" training at the "Gordo" BJJ Academy in Brazil- 2008
Professor Mauricio "Tinguinha" teaching a seminar at The TBJJ Affiliated school-
The Luis "Speedy" Gonzalez BJJ School.
From right to left: Black Belts Sandro "Batata", "Tinguinha", Julio Echeverria
and Leonardo Seixas visiting The TBJJ Academy in 2008.
Professor "Tinguinha" teaching a seminar at TBJJ Affiliated school- Anchorage
BJJ School in Alaska- 2008
Professor "Tinguinha" at The TBJJ Affiliated school in Alaska with Ryder Spadafore,
and ABJJ Instructors Todd Palmer
and Justin Charon.
BJJ Black Belts at The 4th Tinguinha BJJ Academy In House Tournament
From left to right: Pedro Soriano, Rommel Dunbar, Paulo Guillobel, Professor
"Tinguinha" , Marcelo Cavalcanti, Wander Braga, Jeremy Geaga and Mike Brown.
Professor "Tinguinha" being presented by The TBJJ Academy's Junior Jiu Jitsu
students with an Appreciation Award Plaque. 2008
Professor "Tinguinha" with the Black Belts present at the 11th TBJJ Academy's
Belt Ceremony from left to right: Marcelo Cavalcanti, Luis Gonzalez, Mike Brown,
"Tinguinha", Kenric Toliver, Jeremy Geaga, Daniel Cruz, Kris Shaw and Andreh Anderson.
Professor "Tinguinha" at The World Championship -2007
Professor "Tinguinha teaching a seminar for The Anaheim Swat Team
Tinguinha's seminar at The Gustavo Machado Academy in Virginia Beach
Tinguinha with Gustavo Machado at The Gustavo Machado BJJ School
From left to right Black Belts , Tinguinha, Mike Brown, Marcelo Cavalcanti
and Andreh Anderson at The MC BJJ School.
TBJJ Academy at The NAMMA Expo with some of the members of The
TBJJ Academy who works for The Anaheim Police Department.
Tinguinha's 1st match at The world Championship-2007
Tinguinha's seminar at The Achorage BJJ School in Alaska- a TBJJ Academy
Tinguinha teaching in Japan- 1998
Gene Dunn, Rafael "Gordinho", "Tinguinha" & Ricardo Almeida in New York
Renzo Gracie & "Tinguinha"at The Renzo Gracie Academy in New York
Roberto "Gordo "Correia & Tinguinha at the TBJJ Academy
Black Belts united to help- Katrina Black Belt Seminar
Tinguinha at a world championship's final in Brazil
Tinguinha's seminar at the Gustavo Machado School in Virginia
Tinguinha receiving his Purple Belt from Carlos Gracie Jr. at age 17
Kimonos Tigre competition team- 1993 From left to right top: Renzo Gracie,
owner of kimonos Tigre, Carlos Gracie Jr., Roberto"Gordo" bottom: Marcelo
"Languinho", "Tinguinha", "Big Head", "Duda", "Draculino" and "Nino"Shembri
Carlos Gracie Jr. School's Black Belts- 1999
Tinguinha gets 1st Place at the Brazilian Championship
Tinguinha fighting in the Purple Belt
BJJ Black belts "Roleta", Tinguinha & "Draculino"at the Pan American- Hawaii
"Soca", "Mamazinho"& "Tinguinha" at his 1st tournament as a Black Belt-
at the age of
Carlos Gracie Jr.'s World Championship Medalists Team
Tinguinha's Superfight at The Rickson Gracie International Tournament
Tinguinha at the Kodokan Academy in Japan
Tinguinha fighting at the Pan-American Championship
Semi-Final at the World championship
Winning in the Purple Belt
MMA training- Wander Braga, Tinguinha, Marcelo Cavalcanti & Gustavo
Tinguinha wins the final at the Brazilian Championship
No-Gi Superfight in Virginia Beach
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