Considered one of the most technical fighters in the BJJ, Bruno Frazatto is back to competitions. The black belt is engaged in training of Fighters Camp, the new power from the interior of
You returned to training Jiu-Jitsu and competing recently. Tell us about it.
Well, after the World Championship of 2009 I needed to get away from training with my team, Athos, due to having to direct my focus to the classes in
How are the trainings in Athos team?
This week completes the fourth week I returned to train with the team. Trained a lot with Rafa and Gui Mendes and with our athletes fewer graduates, and be training a lot with my wrestling coach Edson Robles, and with the support of Edson Ramalho taking care of my physical preparation, and Dr. Luciana, my nutritionist. Not all athletes are on the team’s headquarters in
As has been this work you have done next to Master Paulo Nikolai at Fighters Camp?
It’s been great. The academy is in a great mood, all focused on improving the team. Today we have an excellent structure, and excellent professionals. In Muay Thai, we have coaches like Master Paulo Nikolai, Leonardo Wagner, Fabiana Belai, Fernando Pirata and Daniel Mendes. In wrestling, we are pioneers when we talks about classes in
How has this experience to train fighters for MMA?
I’m very happy to be part of this project together with Master Nikolai. Because he has much experience with great athletes like Minotauro and Vitor Belfort, and know much about MMA, he can direct the work as best as possible, and we are already seeing this becoming in results. Soon, we assemble a team of highly qualified, making three daily training by dividing the modalities. In only four months of team, we already have several titles in the region and we are confident that we will soon be fighting at the same level of top teams in the world of MMA. We already have a team of several athletes who are recognized in the scenario and the new promises that are already emerging as Claudiere Freitas, Leonardo Wagner, Fabio Defendente, Munil Adriano, among others. For me it is great to work with Master Nikolai, besides being a great school, I always try to listen to what he gives me of knowledge inside and outside of the mat, and he has tremendous experience, and knows a lot about fighting.