Carlos Gomez

Self-defense Instructor, Personal Trainer, and Artist in Los Angeles, California u.s.A.

Carlos Gomez

Self-defense Instructor, Personal Trainer, and Artist in Los Angeles, California u.s.A.

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Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Professor and Personal Fitness trainer based in the heart of Los Angeles. With over a decade of experience, Carlos had the privilege of learning Gracie Jiu-jitsu from the headquarters in Torrance, California, known as the Gracie Academy. Under the instruction of Rener, Ryron, Ralek and Rorion Gracie, Carlos was awarded his Gracie Jiu-jitsu purplebelt in 2009. Due to work and commute, he continued his journey at Gerson Sanginitto Brazilian Jiu-jitsu (formerly known as Gracie Barra) earning his Black Belt in June 2016.

On his fitness journey, he's competed in numerous Brazilian Jiu-jitsu tournaments, which include the 2017 IBJJF Pam Am Champioships, UFC Gym BJJ black belt super challenge 2016, Metamoris Challenger 2015, the prestigious IBJJF World Jiu-jitsu Championships (nogi,) Gracie U.S Nationals (GI and Nogi) and several in-house invitational tournaments, Super Fights in both his weight and open wight (Absolute.) Born and raised in southern California, Carlos has also participated in several outdoor challenges including an 85 mile cycling race, several 5 & 10k's and the Los Angeles Marathon (26.2 miles.) Some of his main focuses are Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, weight training and conditioning for athletes. He promotes well rounded athleticism. For more information or to schedule a private session, contact- carlosgomez@bjjandfitness.com

Expertise

*Over 12 years training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA

*Over 10 years in fitness

*CPR Certified (HCP)

*Gomez Jiu-jitsu (Head Instructor)

Competition

*IBJJF, 2017 Pan Am Championships Competitor

*Gerson Sanginitto Bjj Super Fight/ May 2016-Silver 2nd place

*UFC GYM, BJJ Black belt Super Challenge no-gi/ April 2016-Silver 2nd place

*Metamoris Challenger/ November 2015- Qualifier Finalist

*Gerson Sanginitto BJJ Tournament/ October 2014-Super Fight and Open Weight Super Fight

*Gerson Sanginitto BJJ Tournament/ October 2013-Silver-2nd Place

*Tinguinah BJJ Tournament/ June 2013- Gold-1st Place

*World Jiu-Jitsu Championships/ '08 (competitor)

*Gracie US National Championships/'09 & '10 (competitor) x2

*World Jiu-Jitsu Championships/ '08 (competitor)

*L.A Marathon/ (26.2 Mile run)

*Cycling Challenge/ L.A River/ (88 Miles

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  • Work
    • www.bjjandfitness.com
  • Education
    • Gracie Academy, Gerson Sanginitto BJJ