Watch first black belt roll from the black belt Tye Ruotolo (18) against ADCC Hall Of Fame & Atos Head Coach Andre Galvao at Atos HQ.
Tye Ruotolo received his brown belt from Andre Galvao in October 2020. He is a IBJJF World and European Champion in the juvenile division. He also won 4th place at the ADCC World Championship and silver at the 3CG Kumite 5 Grand Prix, and 2021 IBJJF World Champion (brown belt).
Andre Galvao is one of the greatest BJJ athletes of all time, ADCC Hall Of Fame with 6 IBJJF World Championship titles, 10 IBJJF Pan American Championships, and 6 ADCC World Championship titles (4x as the ADCC Super Fight Champion). He received his black belt from Luis “Careca” Dagmar, having also worked extensively with Fernando Terere. Galvao is also a former mixed martial artist, with an MMA record of 5-2-0, before he retired to lead the Atos Jiu-Jitsu Academy's Headquarters in San Diego, California.
Today, Atos is considered one of the best jiu-jitsu academies in the world, producing World Champion athletes at all levels, from juvenile and white belt all the way to black belt. Galvao's mission with Atos BJJ On Demand is to share the lessons, and experiences he has acquired competing and coaching over the years.