A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion and ADCC champion as well as a black belt under the famous Mestre “Careca”, Andre Galvao is also a founding member of the Atos team, one of the top BJJ teams in the world. Well known among the grappling community due to his numerous achievements on the mats and inside the octagon (he also fought in MMA).
Galvao is recognised for his flamboyant Jiu-Jitsu style and his battles in the open weight divisions of tournaments around the world. In 2009 Andre Galvao released a book on how he developed his own style of grappling. The book named “Drill to Win“, the book was on Amazon best sellers list and was taken with great interest by the jiu-jitsu community, being today an important reference on the subject.