This week on the show we are joined by Prof. Ulpiano who owns Gracie Barra Westchase in Houston, Texas. GB Westchase has an awesome competition team, over 750 members total and recently celebrated its 10 year anniversary.
We discuss his school, martial arts philosophy, business, and how he opened the first-ever Gracie Barra Franchise School in America!
Prof. Ulpiano is also an accomplished competitor himself medaling in many major competitions including:
🥇3 x nation American champ ibjjf
🥈2x Panams silver Ibjjf
🥉2 x bronze panamerican Ibjjf
🥉world NoGi Ibjjf
🥇Asian champ Ibjjf