Champions Gym joins forces with Goioere BJJ Team
Champions Gym is proud to announce that it has joined forces with Goioere Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) Team. Goioere BJJ is one of Australia’s most traditional Jiu-Jitsu academies boasting a wealth of experience under Master of the art Professor Mestre Goioere (Paulo Dias) & his son, black belt William Dias.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu will return to Champions Gym with multi-time champion William Dias taking on the new role of BJJ coach at Champions Gym which will run two times a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
William Dias comes from a long lineage of Brazilian heritage, starting BJJ at only nine years old. His father Mestre Goioere, a second dan black belt master is known as the pioneer of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Capoeira in Western Australia. William has dominated in International BJJ Tournaments being a 5 time Pan Pacific Champion, 3 time Australian Champion, a 2011 Abu Dhabi World Pro Australian Qualifier and 5 five time Western Australia Champion as well as numerous titles in the traditional Brazilian martial art of Capoeira. An astonishing fact is that Dias was awarded his Black Belt at only 21 years of age, a feat not seen by many without many years dedicated to the art and training of Jiu-Jitsu.
The amalgamation is not only a huge development of Champions Gym but also a step forward in the game of ground based martial arts meaning full-time members will now have the opportunity to train with not only one of the best, but also most traditional Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructors in Australia with opportunities to compete, travel and be graded under the highly respected Goioere BJJ ranking system.
Goioere BJJ Team are a part of Nova Uniao an international alliance known for producing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) champions from around the including lightweight champion Jose Aldo and UFC Legend BJ Penn.
Be sure to try out Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, it is not only one of the most advanced forms of ground combat, but also an excellent way to develop into a strong, powerful and flexible human weapon!
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with William Dias begins Thursday April 4, 2013.