Roger Gracie (Gracie Barra), gold medalist in the black belt absolute and super heavyweight divisions, submits Bruno Bastos (Nova Uniao) at the 2009 BJJ World Championship.
As inevitable as Roger Gracie’s choke from the mount, we bring you our special edition, wrap-up show of the historic 2009 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Championship that took place last weekend! With the jiu-jitsu Mundial champions we bring you in this episode, there is more gold, silver, and bronze in this show than in a jewelry store. In addition to the conversations we recorded at California State Long Beaches’ Pyramid on Sunday with the champions we list below, you will hear the chanting of Alliance, Gracie Barra, and Gracie Humaita teams that is a major part of the Mundial experience, as well as analysis of the event from Caleb and Dan, the hosts of the show.
We will include interviews with:
* 2009 Black Belt Male Absolute Champion Roger Gracie * 2009 Black Belt Female Absolute Champion Lana Stefanac * Roger Gracie’s father Mauricio Motta Gomes * 2009 Black Belt Male Middle Heavyweight silver medalist Tarsis Humphreys * 2009 Black Belt Male Middle Heavyweight gold medalist and Absolute division silver medalist Romulo Barral * 2009 Black Belt Male Middle Heavyweight bronze medalist Victor Estima * 2009 Black Belt Male Heavyweight gold medalist Braulio Estima * Fabio “The General” Gurgel, a leader of Alliance, the 2009 Adult Team Champion
And since we cannot neglect The Mighty 600,000, we will also include listener email!