Rafael "Formiga" Barbosa

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Rafael "Formiga" Barbosa

Rafael "Formiga" Barbosa is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt 4th Degree. He was born in 1983 in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil. He started training Jiu Jitsu when he was 11 years old and was awarded his Black Belt at the age of 19 (2002). Rafael "Formiga" was always one of the top Jiu Jitsu competitors in the sport's adult division and carried on his great results to the Masters division (30+) until today. He is the current Number 1in the Masters division ranking of IBJJF. He started teaching Jiu Jitsu at the age of 17, when he was Purple belt and never stopped since then. Rafael loves sharing his knowledge and helping his students achieve their goals. In addition to being an excellent competitor he's also an excellent Professor/Coach.


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