Brazilian MMA fighter known as Buchecha. He has won over ten gold medals in the World Championship, as well as several more in the World Cup, Pan American Championship and Nogi World Championship.
As a child he played soccer and was involved in surfing before entering the world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
He has over 90,000 followers on Facebook as well as over 350,000 followers to Instagram.
He grew up with an older sister.
In 2012 he beat Kron Gracie in the Submission Wrestling World Championship. The two of them are the only two to ever win three open weight world championships.