Professor Marco Villela SGTA BJJ Director

Professor Marco Villela SGTA BJJ Director

Marco Antonio Villela, also known as “Gigante” is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt who trained and graded under Carlos Gracie Junior (Gracie Barra creator) with a magnificent international competitive record, Rio de Janeiro state championship, national tournament (“Brasileiro”) ,the Pan American Championship and the Mundial in the “pesadissimo” weight division.

Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie Sr. > Carlos Gracie Junior > Marco Vilellaoach