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We are excited to announce that multiple time jiu jitsu world champion and Atos BJJ leader Andre Galvao will be coming to Atos Brisbane BJJ academy to do a gi + no-gi seminar on the 13th of October, 2017. This will be Andre’s only Queensland seminar for 2017.


Make sure you guarantee your spot very soon! Spots are limited, and filling up fast. This is a rare opportunity to learn from the 8 x IBJJF World Champion, ADCC Super Fight champion, 3 x ADCC World Champion and Atos co-founder.


Date: 13 October 2017, from 6pm – 9pm.

$220 for non Atos members

$195 for Atos members

($50 deposit is required to guarantee your spot)

All clubs are welcome!

Contact us to book your spot and for more info.

Ph: 0410 243 212


ANDRE and professor


André Galvão, also known as “Deco” is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under Luis “Careca” Dagmar, having also worked extensively with Fernando Terere. Galvão is regarded as one of the greatest competitors to have ever graced the sport, a reputation conquered through important titles such as IBJJF World Champion, IBJJF Pan American Champion (8x), and ADCC champion (2x). André Galvão also competed in mixed martial arts (MMA), having retired from cage-fighting with a record of 5-2-0 to lead the Atos Jiu Jitsu Academy. Heading the team’s headquarters in San-Diego, CA Galvão established one of the strongest BJJ teams in of the modern era of the sport. (BJJ Heroes)

Main Achievements:

IBJJF World Champion (2017/2014***/2008/2005)

ADCC Champion (2011**)

IBJJF Pan American Champion (2005/2008**/2006/2011/2013/2014**/2016)

ADCC Superfight Winner (2013)

UAEJJF World Pro Champion (2012/2013/2014)

CBJJO World Cup Champion (2006)

IBJJF European Champion (2015**)

CBJJE World Champion (2008)

Ultimate Absolute NYC Champion (2011)

* Absolute

** Weight and absolute

*** The International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) awarded the title to Galvao after the tournament as Felipe Pena tested positive for PED’s.

Other Important Achievements:

IBJJF World Champion (2002 blue, 2003** purple, 2004** brown)

CBJJO World Cup Champion (2003** purple, 2004** brown)

ADCC Runner-up (2009)

UAEJJF World Pro Championship Runner-up (2012*, 2016)

IBJJF Pan American Championship 3rd Place (2016*)

IBJJF World Championship 3rd Place (2008*, 2013)

ADCC 3rd Place (2007**)

* Absolute

** Weight and absolute

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