Mauricio Motta Gomes is the father of the G.O.A.T. Roger Gracie, he belongs to the elite group of 6 black belts given the rank by the late Rolls Gracie, one of the legendary figures of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Mauricio is a coral belt 8 stripes and he was one of the best competitors in the 80′. He is considered by many as a legend, for his deep knowledge of the gentle art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and for his dedication in teaching it, maintaining the legacy alive. He is an estimated Professor at Roger Gracie Academy HQ in London and at Inspire Jiu-Jitsu RGA Bicester in the UK.

Listen to Mauricio’s story, from his years with Rolles to his relationship with his son Roger, the greatest of all times. Mauricio’s positivity and wisdom are highly inspiring and contagious! Leave a comment, SHARE with your friends and don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE!