Eduardo Capeluto

ABOUT:

Eduardo Capeluto is a 2nd-degree black belt and has been practicing BJJ for the greatest part of his adult life. A native from Rio de Janeiro, his initial exposure to martial arts was through Judo. By his late teens, he got involved with BJJ. Through the years he had the privilege to study under the tutelage of great names such as Fabio Gurgel, Romero Cavalcanti 'Jacare', Marcelo Garcia and Lucas Lepri. Eduardo is an IBJJF NY Open 2009 champion (weight and open class) and 2009 Long Island Pride champion. He brings a wealth of knowledge and hard training to the mats and focuses on giving every student his maximum attention so they can develop and reach their highest potential.

BIRTHPLACE:

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

HOMETOWN:

New York, New York

LINEAGE:

Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie Sr. > Carlos Gracie Junior > Rigan Machado > Fabio Clemente >Eduardo Capeluto