3rd Degree Black Belt
Rodrigo Fajardo was born on March 29th, 1986 in Curitiba, Brazil.
Martial arts appeared in Rodrigo’s life as a desperate attempt from his parents to give his restless nature an outlet,and hopefully reliece some of his excess energy.
Rodrigo Fajardo started practicing Jiu-Jitsu in 2000 at Gracie Barra Curitiba under Professor Gustavo Muggitai who studied under Master Carlos Gracie Junior. After starting his teaching in 2003 as a Purple Belt, Rodrigo was awarded his Black Belt in 2007 and has gone on to become one of Jiu-Jitsu’s greatest middle heavyweight competitors.