Xande Ribeiro in Oklahoma…

Two Time Absolute Jiu Jitsu World Champion and Four Time Heavy Weight Champion Xande Ribeiro is teaching classes at Lovato’s School of Martial Arts for the next two weeks.

In addition to the multiple world titles, Xande has also earned two Abu Dhabi Combat Club or ADCC titles.

Xande is the only person to defeat Roger Gracie in competition in the past 5 years and has done this feat twice.

Xande Ribeiro is also an undefeated MMA fighter with a 2-0 record, both wins by knock out.

Xande is the brother of legendary Saulo Ribeiro.

Saulo is one of the pioneers of the sport and has five jiu jitsu world championships under his belt. At at least 3 different weight classes.

Saulo is also a two time Abu Dhabi Combat Club or ADCC champion.

Not only are the Ribeiro brothers amazing jiu jitsu competitors. They’re instruction is also world class.

Not very many world champions are capable of producing world champions. The Ribeiro brothers have a student who is a world champion: Rafael Lovato Jr.

Rafael Lovato Jr ‘s is having a 30 Day Free trial at his Martial Arts Academy in Oklahoma. In which, Xande Ribeiro is having a multiple day seminar.

Some fun facts about Xande Ribeiro..

Xande is a common way of saying Alexandre in Brazil. The nickname was given by the Monteiro Brothers, Alexandre Ribeiro’s First instructors.

His brother Saulo Ribeiro was the one who awarded Xande his black belt.

In addition, the Ribeiro brothers run a MMA academy called the Arena.