Carley Gracie... At A Glance
· Brazilian Champion, 1969 through 1972, in both competition jiu-jitsu and Vale Tudo
· Never defeated in any match, public or private, not even within the Gracie family!
· Master of Jiu-Jitsu, officially ranked 8th degree Red-and-Black Belt by the Federation in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
· Last of the Gracie fighters to be personally trained and coached by Carlos Gracie, the creator of the Gracie style of jiu-jitsu.
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The Gracie style was created in the early part of the 20th century by Brazilian jiu-jitsu pioneer Carlos Gracie, who had a standing challenge that was open to practitioners of all styles, regardless of size, weight or musculature.

Personal Seminars
Carley conducts seminars across the United States as well as in Europe and Asia. His seminars are intensive, multi-day training events. If you are interested in having Carley teach the Gracie style of jiu-jitsu to your school or organization, get more info here.
The Gracie History and Timeline
Carlos Gracie had 21 children and his youngest brother Helio had 7 sons, creating a virtual dynasty of Gracie fighters and instructors who dominate the world of "no rules" fight contests today. Trace the evolution of Gracie jiu-jitsu back over seven decades.

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