Professor Rafael Sanchez is a third degree IBJJF registered Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt under Marcio Feitosa. Professor Sanchez started his Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu career in 2006.
Professor Rafael Sanchez trained 12 years at the prestigious Gracie Barra(R) headquarters under several different world champions and world class instructors, where he gained experience as a back up instructor by teaching classes at Gracie Barra(R) headquarters as well as at the Gracie Barra(R) Rancho Santa Margarita location when requested. After a brief season teaching morning classes at Ralph Gracie Mission Viejo, he decided to register his own school under the IBJJF (International Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Federation).
Professor Rafael Sanchez also holds the rank of Shodan black belt in Judo under 6th degree Judo Black Belt Sensei Juan Montenegro from Orange County Judo Training Center in Garden Grove, always looking to improve his teaching methods to bring his students world class instruction.
Lineage: Carlos Gracie Jr. > Marcio Feitosa > Rafael Sanchez