Carlos Machado, 8th Degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt
Carlos Machado is an ex world master’s champion in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is the eldest of the five Machado Brothers, known for BJJ, that also includes Roger, Rigan, Jean Jacques and John. He currently runs BJJ schools across the United States.
Carlos Machado is one of the most influential figures in the Brazilan Jiu Jitsu community and is responsible, along with a handful of others, for bringing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to the United States.