Carlos Gracie Jr.
|Carlos Gracie Jr.|
January 17, 1956|
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|Residence||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Teacher(s)||Carlos Gracie, Helio Gracie, Rolls Gracie,|
|Rank||7th degree red and black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
Carlos "Carlinhos" Gracie, Jr. is a 7th degree Red and Black Belt (The belt designated to a "Master" or "Mestre") in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), founder of the Gracie Barra Academy in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; and is head of the Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu associations.
Carlos Jr. is the creator of the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation and Confederação Brasileira de Jiu-jitsu which run multiple Jiu-Jitsu tournaments in the world including the Mundials, Pan American Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championship and European Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships.
Carlos Jr. is also the creator and director of Gracie Magazine, a monthly Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu publication.
Carlos Jr. is the son of Carlos Gracie Sr. He has three children; daughter Caroline, son Kayron, and son Kyan. Kayron is a black belt under his father and is an instructor at the Gracie Barra Mission Viejo.
Carlos Gracie Jr. was born in January 17, 1956.
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