Rio Grappling Club Members

Leaders

Roberto Atalla 5th degree – Brasil
Mauro Chueng 4th degree – Brasil

Belts

1Black Belts
Brasil

Marco Antonio Chuck 4th degree
Marco Aurelio Bisinoto Stacciarini 3rd degree
Rogério Moura 1st degree
José Alves Vieira Filho
Romes Ramos
Marcus Cardoso
André Martini
Cristiano Carvalho

Armenia

Vahan Tadevosyan

Belgium

João Cabrita da Palma

Bosnia

Jasmin Poturovic

Croatia

Davor Pocijak 1st degree
Ivica Tadijanov
Saša Milinković
Goran Vidaković
Damir Vidaković

England

Shaughn Vos

Germany

Sascha Ernst

Greece

Viatseslav Savvas Karypidis

Italy

Gianluca Boni 2nd degree
Matteo Calamandrei 2nd degree
Paolo Lamberto 1st degree
Fabio Battelli 1st degree
Erik Tornaboni
Riccardo Bennatti
Max de Michelis
Mattia Macchelli

Netherlands

Farzin Karbalai Sadegh 1st degree
Lennart Hoopman 1st degree
Floris Dekker
Nicolaas Herbert
Jan Christiaan Herbert
Olivier Collomb
David Van der Eijk
Rodger Abdoelakhan

Poland

Mariusz Koziej 3rd degree
Krystian Kwiecien 2nd degree
Roman Rutkowski 1st degree
Wojciech Machulak 1st degree
Adam Morawiec
Tomek Szychowiak
Lukasz Jablonski
Sebastian Kapusta
Bartosz Kulczycki
Filip Kopij
Daniel Krakowiak
Kamil Tarnowski
Kamil Czochra
Daniel Wartak
Lukasz Zawada
Rafał Zawidzki
Milosz Lukovicz
Marcin Ciszek
Jurek Krawiec
Jarosław Chmiel
Bogdan Hojan
Grzegorz Jablonski
Krzysiek Pyclik

Portugal

Paulo Bezerra 3rd degree
Luanna Oliveira

Romania

Florin Ionescu

Russia

Michel Van Rijt 1st degree

Serbia

Nenad Latincic 2nd degree

Scotland

Paul McVeigh 1st degree
Garry Christie 1st degree
James Doolan
Allan Love
Danny Gray
Mark Connor
Andy Burns

South Africa

Wiekus Swart 2nd degree
Bobby Karagiannidis 2nd degree
Jurgen Putter 1st degree
Rico Hattingh 1st degree
Martyn Booysen
Morne Swanepoel
Gary King
Ryan Gonsalves
Brandon Leech
Andrew Van Zyl
Juan Otto
Paul Brink

United States of America

Steve Haydock 3rd degree
2Brown Belts
Brasil

Andrielle Ferreira Marques
Luis Renato Beralto
Diego Arduíno
Leandro Correa
Douglas Mendes
Nal Cardoso
Dani Afonso

Armenia

Ruben Miribyan
Andre Harutyunyan

Belgium

Nicolas Malfeyt
Bruno Charvet
David Oppong
Yannick Daems
Rene Doc
Mark Gijsbrechts

Croatia

Toni Bavcevic
Hrvoje Žanić
Tomislav Zec
Marko Jovanović
Andrej Jovanović
Vedran Orkić
Dominik Livaja
Miro Erkapić
Vjekoslav Samardzic

Italy

Davidde Borelli
Marco Santi
Damiano Pasi
Giacomo Gentile
Alberto Tesi
Monica Fuschini
Francesco Cocchi
Daniele Dessi
Federico Leoni
Matteo Capannesi

Netherlands

Damian Sroga
Ernst Van Der Bruggen
Guy Van Polanen
Danny Buter
Edo Maas
Pierre van Dalen

Poland

Rafal Iwaszczyszyn
Krzysiek Golaszewski
Adam Bierut
Jacek Guziewicz
Wiktor Siekierka
Jarosław Belka
Oskar Lewczuk
Sebastian Kolaszt
Andrzej Bernacki
Michal Ciszek
Mateusz Królikiewicz
Michał Dybowski
Michał Klepacki
Karol Kania
Robert Malocha
Kamil Drukala
Andrzej Wajzer
Grzegorz Kaszuba
Jacek Banczyk
Dawid Markiewicz
Michal Sznajder
Tomasz Prygiel
Jarek Nadziak
Mateusz Szypczynski
Jarosław Frankowski
Adam Karolczyk
Grzegosz Miklas

Portugal

Florin Vintila
Deleon Alves
Sergio Erasto
Serhiy Kolesnikov

Serbia

Danilo Slovic
Mladen Savic
Aleksandar Stojicic
Lazar Zlatanovic
Srdjan Tijanic
Dragan Djakonovic

Scotland

Ian Gilmartin
Dean Reilly
Ian Johnson
Martin Young
Neil McKenzie

South Africa

Jan-Hendrik Coetsee
Harry “Dr Jekyll” Kosmas
Piro Vorster
Bradley Collins
Alexander Balanoff
Gerhard Van Niekerk
Lloyd Griffith
Scott Griffith
Jerome Peterson
Philip Mouton
Jacques Van Reenen
Ugliesa Radulovic
Cornel Serfontein
Armand Scheepers
Hermie Drotschie
Eduan Van Graan
Josua Joubert
Reinhardt Gallowitz
John-William Lotriet
Dave Mckenzie Gillespie
Juan Lagrotteria

3Purple Belts
Brasil

Michael Tiago
Neyangelo Soares Silva
Sergio Junior
Wemerson Fontes
Matheus Jacintho
William Amoemo
Vinicius Folador
Leandro Alves
Ricardo Araujol
Andre Valadao
Antonio Carlos Borges
Leandro Freitas
João Paulo
Anderson Soares
Luiz Gustavo dos Santos
Aderlon Monteirol
Leandro Morais
Karine Sousa
Antônio Humberto Sakamoto
Hiago Matheus Da Silva Paulino
Anadilson Cardoso
Carolina Viveiros
Radamés Barbosa Leall
Diógenes Tonassio

Armenia

Hayk Ter-Markosyan
Arman Mkrtchyan

Austria

Elvis Nezic

Azerbaijan

Vasif Iskandarov
Annar Djafarov

Belgium

Nicky Diaz Toledo
Rene Goffart
Kevin Torfs
David Coomans
Filip Urbanski

Croatia

Hrvoje Miocevic
Tomislav Bunoza
Kristian Samardzic
Ivan Pavlović
Boris Kratofil
Svebor Kovačić
Ante Banjan
Tihomir Popović
Tihomir Bulatović
Vjeran Ratković
Slaven Poznić
Krešimir Medved
Damir Safundžić -

England

Chris Hayes

Germany

Goran Jaksic
Jakob Waldinsperger

Greece

Ioannis Spatharis
Paraskevi Boumpoula

Italy

Giacomo Oliva
Daniele Buriani
Filippo Fioretto
Federico Nibbi
Ion Condei
Riccardo Ghiandi
Vincenzo Vittozzi 
Gabriele Parrilla
Luca Vecchi
Denny Adami
Luigi Picone
Marco Tomaselli
Luigi Nuti
Marcus Alves
Massimo Salvatore
Duccio Totti
Andrea Salimbeni
Fabrizio Penzo
Eleonora Tassinari
Irene Mungai
Marco Penco

Netherlands

Giac Giacomo
Djamil Chan
Brian Hooi
Philip van der Eijk
Jurgen Borsboom
Vincent Blom

Poland

Wojtek Golaszewski
Damian Skalny
Lukasz Baranowski 
Marcel Kwiecien
Robert Balicki
Kamil Bali
Martin Matuszek
Damian Lipka
Krzysztof Latocha
Rafał Babicz
Mateusz Dubiłowicz
Slawek Switala
Marcin Kacperak
Wojtek Mucha
Adam Misiak  
Daniel Młyńkowski  
Maksymilian Bartoszewicki  
Izabela Rosiek  
Marzena Kleczka  
Roksana Kolkowska  
Marcin Czarnecki  
Dawid Kurek
Pawel Zaremba
Daniel Krzywdzinski
Maciej Kwiatkowski
Radek Gnus
Dawid Zieliński
Krzysztof Hamerski
Konrad Łęski
Graczyk Jakub
Cimoch Tomasz
Filip Dąbrówka
Krzysztof Górski
Patryk Horbatiuk
Łukasz Pakulak
Darek Tabas
Grzesiek Miklas
Karol Zalewski
Leszek Zimmerman
Marcin Merkel
Marcin Mysiarski
Maciej Pacuła
Daniel Łukaszewicz
Michał Michalski
Artur Rutkowski
Piotr Skretowicz
Adrian Paliga
Herve Redon
Oliwier Mlynski
Lukas Baran
Szymon Wilczynski
Adrian Grabia
Lukasz Wisniewski
Radek Gaska

Portugal

Pablo Seixas l
Marcio Silva l
Pedro Almeida
Emanuel Calota
Tamas Melo
Iaro Igor
Roberto Santiago

Romania

Petre Gatlan
Mihai Vatafu

Russia

Dimitry Vorotnikov
Andrej Churilov

Serbia

Dalibor Maksic
Jadran Bozic
Vladimir Vucic
Vuk Vidojevic
Marko Andjelkovic
Dusan Bera
Milos Dzeletovic
Zeljko Stojkovic
Dusan Lalic

Scotland

Tom Thomson
David Pollock
Sean Bryce
Martin Delaney 
James McIntyre
Tony Blacker
Owen Campbell
Kieran Reid
Colin Smyth
Andy McFaull
Alan McAuley
Dan Hope
Bjorn Berg
Jim Bradley
Anthony Thompson
Stephen Fitzgerald
John Mcilroy
Sam Gill
Shaiz Khan
Jamie McPherson
Hugh (Last name)
Terrence McGurl
Dean Robertson
Scott Hills 
Felix Boon
Craig McIntosh
Callum Murrie
Cameron Donnelly
Danny Martin
Michael Aunchiloss
Jakub Barbar
John Devine
Neil Duffy
Jason Woods
Cameron Donnelly
Neil Pollock
Martin Smith
Tristan Ribeiro-Will
Paul McBain
Andy Drogba
Colin Lyon
Saulius Gurbininkas
Dale Middleton
Nathaniel Montgomery
Cameron Nicol
Paul Mowat
Ross Cuffe
David McFadden
Matt McLachlan
Craig Guthrie

South Africa

Jay Naude
Ryno Visagie
Scott Valentine
Cassim Binks
Tiaan Weitz
Gideon Drotschie
Anthony Kettle
James Dalton
Sean Robinson
Vusa Mazula
Craig McFadyen
Mitchell Cousins
Kerry Wait
Stefan Pretorius
Andre Prins
Sors Grobbelaar
Chris Eckermans
Sugen Munsamy
Glen Lyndon
Bradley Sawnepoel
Dylan Swanepoel
Heino Gallowitz
Shaun Naude
Kurt Plaatjies
Regis Muyambo
Anthony Mailer
Brian Pengilly
Grant Howard

Last updated in October 2018.

Countries in alphabetical order except for Brazil. In each country, new belts enter the list just below names from previous lists, in no particular order. Some coaches forget to update us so ask your coach first if your name is missing.

This list comprises only active members of the Rio Grappling Club, purple belt and above.

Anyone competing or representing another team, or failing to comply with our regulations is removed without notice.