07.10.2022 - 09.10.2022
Saulo is the Fitness Director of UFC FIT's Flagship in Shanghai, PRC and the Head Coach of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Program.
He oversees all fitness and combat sports programs, as well as coaches' training and development. His expertiseis grounded in the black belts he holds in both Judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu ("BJJ”) under the Brazilian Judo Federation and the world-renowned Ribeiro Brothersrespectively. Moreover, he won numerous BJJ championships including, most recently the following-
1) IBJJF Manila Open-Adult Middle Weight and OpenWeight Champion January 2018
2) IBJJF Tokyo Open-Adult Middle Weight Division Champion March 2018
3) ADCC Open Singapore-Open Weight Champion April 2018
4) IBJJF Paris Open-Adult Middle Weight champion September 2019
Saulo started his journey in this field at the age of 5.Years of competition experience have further in spired him to develop a holistic approach to training including conditioning and fitness as well as health and over all wellness to develop optimum results and ability.
Saulo has a rich and unique entrepreneurial and professional background in the arena of combat sports. He has been an important and influential force in developing the industry and community in Shanghai for many years. As an entrepreneur, Saulo was also the founder of Bushido Brazilian Jiujitsu as well as other combat gyms in Shanghai. He also collaborated with the Chinese world boxing champion “Zou Shi Ming” and his Gym to develop anti-bullying program for kids. For thisand many other contributions, in 2018 Saulo washonored as People's Choice “Best Coach of the Year”by“That's Shanghai” Magazine.
In terms of personal interest, Saulo has dedicated his time, effort and financial contribution to charity programs including Shanghai Baby Home (a localorphanage) and “Refujitsu”, a program that help srefugees through combat sports.