Posts in Category: Seminars

Felipe Costa helps De La Riva prepare to face Jean Jacques Machado

Felipe and De La Riva / Photo: personal archive

Team Brasa World Championship-winning black belt Felipe Costa held a seminar at the academy of also-black belt and physical trainer Itallo Vilardo in the Laranjeiras neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.

Besides a number of other top athletes, like Igor Silva, participants from Gracie Humaitá and De La Riva academies, Master Ricardo De La Riva himself was there with a number of students of different belt levels.

Felipe has been training with De La Riva along with a long list of athletes to help him prepare for his farewell match against Jean-Jacques Machado in November.

Oct 28, 2011 Categories: BJJ Felipe Costa Seminars

Felipe Costa ajuda De La Riva para a luta contra Jean Jacques

Faixa-preta campeão mundial da equipe Brasa, Felipe Costa ministrou um seminário na academia do também faixa-preta e preparador físico Itallo Vilardo, em Laranjeiras, no Rio de Janeiro.

O seminário contou com a presença, além dos atletas da equipe como o campeão Igor Silva, de participantes da Gracie Humaitá e De La Riva, incluindo o próprio mestre Ricardo De La Riva, que apareceu com vários alunos de diferentes graduações.

Felipe vem treinando com De La e engrossa a lista dos atletas que o ajudam na preparação para a luta de despedida contra Jean Jacques Machado, marcada para novembro.

Felipe e de La. Foto: Arquivo Pessoal.

Oct 27, 2011 Categories: BJJ Felipe Costa Seminars

Felipe Costa is teaching a seminar for the first time in UK 

We are holding an AMAZING event which is not to be missed by any Brazilian Jiu Jitsu student.

2 x World Champion and 3rd Degree Black Belt Felipe Costa is travelling to the UK to coach a week long training camp at TMAS Ormskirk in February 2012.

Felipe runs the world famous Brazilian Black Belt Experience training camp.

He will be fresh from competing in the European Championships so you will not want to miss this special event.

The camp will last for 5 days in total, it will consist of 4 x 2 hour evening group sessions (tuesday 31st Jan - friday 3rd Feb) and one 3 hour seminar (Sat 4th Feb)

Camp techniques and seminar techniques taught will be different.

The camp is open to ANYBODY regardless of grade or association, everyone will be welcomed!

It is a Gi Jiu Jitsu course.

We have 3 options of training:

4 days training (tue - fri) £85 per person
Seminar £35 Per person
4 days and seminar £110 per person.

Felipe will also be available to coach 1 to 1 and small group private sessions during the week days that he is here for. Prices to be confirmed.

To book your place on the seminar contact me via facebook or email us at and we will provide details of how to pay.

Book early to avoid dissapointment as spaces are limited.

Check about it on facebook: CLICK HERE

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