SAULO RIBEIRO-six time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion and two-time ADCC Submission Wrestling World Champion-is world renowned for his functional jiu-jitsu knowledge and flawless technique. In JIU-JITSU UNIVERSITY, Ribeiro shares with the public for the first time his revolutionary system of grappling, mapping out more than 200 techniques that carry you from a white to black belt. Illuminating common jiu-jitsu errors and then illustrating practical remedies, this book is a must for all who train jit-jitsu. Even the more basic techniques come alive as Ribeiro sheds new light on theories and strategies previously thought to be antiquated. With a system that has been tried and tested at the highest levels of competition, Ribeiro will sculpt your foundation belt by belt and propel you toward jiu-jitsu excellence. Jiu-Jitsu University is not your run-of-the-mill technique book. It is a detailed training manual that will ultimately change the way jiu-jitsu is taught around the globe.
SAULO RIBEIRO is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion from the rough and beautiful Amazon-Manaus, Brazil. Not one to live within categories, Saulo's achievements go far beyond Jiu-Jitsu. He has gained acclaim as a lawyer and judge, and is now head instructor at the world-famous University of Jiu-Jitsu based out of San Diego, California. In his spare time, Saulo enjoys his family, friends, music and outdoor lifestyle.
KEVIN HOWELL is a political science professor based out of Huntington Beach, California. He holds a brown belt in Judo and a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.