Georges St-Pierre, the UFC Welterweight Champion, and Gerard Mousassi, Strikeforce Lightheavyweight Champion, visited Gracie Barra students and trained for a day with the school’s owner and head instructor, Daniel “Montanha” de Lima. Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu Miami, is a foundaction school of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Capoeira Southrn Florida. (via CommunityNewspapers.com)
Georges St-Pierre is on the ticket for UFC 111 and scheduled to fight unbeaten English fighter Dan “The Outlaw” Hardyat the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on March 27th. [span class=”inset-right”]The Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu facility is located at 6600 Southwest 62nd Avenue in South Miami For information, call 786-525-7802 or visit their website at: www.gbmiami.com[/span]
[blockquote class=”quotes”]“When they were in Miami, out of all the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu schools they chose mine to come learn a few things, and believe me they did,” said de Lima. “This was huge for us, and a real blessing to have those champions come to the school. ”[/blockquote]
A second degree Black Belt, Daniel “Montanha” de Lima is a 2nd Degree Black Belt who oversees the academy was raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.