Gracie family begins to arrive in Manaus for the event which starts on FridayThe Gracie Experience will involve two actions: seminar with Ralph and Renzo Gracie and Inter Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.
The thicker the world bark family begins to arrive in Manaus in the afternoon of Thursday, day 22, para o Gracie Experience, event that takes place from Friday and continues until Sunday, 23, 24 e 25 of September. Straight from Rio de Janeiro, Flavia, Carlos, Ralph, Ryron and Gracie are the first to disembark and the 'complement' clan comes at night. The event receives Amazonas Government support, via the State Secretariat for Youth, Sports and leisure (Sejel).
The Gracie Experience will involve two actions: seminar with Ralph and Renzo Gracie and Inter Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. the competition, will be R $ 7,000 distributed to the winners of the categories and the event is marked by being the first of the family open to all academies.
"We look forward to arriving in Manaus and start organizing the final details of the event, that for months we are working so that everything can go out the best way. We made a point of opening this event just in Manaus, by consider the Polo Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and I'm sure will be a success. I count on the participation of all tracks ", said Ralph.
Until then, a talk with the Master Robson Gracie was also scheduled for Gracie Experience, but he had a labyrinthitis crisis and high blood pressure and is at rest.
Flavia, Carlos, Ralph, and Ryron Gracie arriving in Manaus at 15:35. While Renzo Gracie and Maurício Mattar disembark at 20h58 and 23h18, respectively.
Who has already secured participation in the Inter Gracie was the social project Araujo Top Fighter, Running in Mutirão. The team will go to 'fight' with 30 athletes, under the coordination of the black belt Natalia Araujo.
"All of the project that will participate are counting the hours, because they know that is an important event, which has in the rest of Brazil, and now arrives in Manaus open to all academies. A unique opportunity and that makes us happy ", said Natalia, explaining that the project started in 2012 and enables free lessons of Jiu-Jitsu for 100 athletes, and children from four years, young people and adults without age limit.
Also according to the Master, some names promise to stand by Inter Gracie, as is the case of Gabriel orange stripe Kuan, 13-13years; by Gabriele Kauani, super heavy yellow band, 10-11 years and Angela Leila.
"The Cauã, the Kuane and Angela are disciplined students and has chances to win. A Angela, for example, has 40 years, It is white band Senior and will debut in his first competition. She started in the fight to cure a depression and is now ready even to compete ", said Natalia.
This Friday, day 23 of September, at 19:30, It happens a seminar with Ralph and Renzo Gracie, both in the Arena Amadeu Teixeira, located in Loris Cordovil, Flores.