4th Degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under the legendary Carlson Gracie
Prof. Olavo Abreu is a legend of the sport as both a competitor and as a coach.
1 Brazilian Champion 1998
2 Rio De Janeiro Champion 1999-2000
3 1st Place International Champion 2000
4 3rd Place Brazilian Champion 2000
4 2nd Place Brazilian Champion 2001
5 2nd Place World Champion 2004
6 2nd Place World Champion 2005
Prof. Olavo Abreu began his Jiu Jitsu career in 1994 training at Carlson Gracie School in Rio de Janeiro, under the direct supervision of Carlson Gracie Jr.
Olavo received his blue, purple and brown belt from Master Carlson Gracie. In the year 2000 Olavo moved to Brazilian top team club where he became a black belt and head coach for the Brazilian jiu jitsu team during the years 2001 to 2005.
As a Head coach at Brazilan Top Team he had opportunity to train army and police, as well as many MMA and Jiu Jitsu champions like; Rodrigo Minotauro, Paulo Filho, Ricardo Arona and many more.
2005 Olavo moved to Abu Dhabi and worked there for 7 years, heading the bigges Jiu Jitsu program in the world.
Prof. Olavo Abreu is now heading the Jiu Jitsu program and MMA program at Phuket Top Team.