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Meet the Founder

Meet the founder: Prof. Renato Migliaccio

Secret Number one: “You do need a motivator to start working out, and this motivation is much related to the connection you will have with your instructor, coach or Professor.”

So here is a little bit about your future Professor:

Professor Renato Migliaccio was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil is a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Master Ryan Gracie.Also a 3rd degree black belt in Judo.

Prof. Renato is also a graduate of the top university in Brazil, USP (University of Sao Paulo) where he earned a bachelors degree in Sports Science.

After 25 years of experience in fighting, competing, teaching, studying, motivating and traveling; so many competitions, training camps, gyms, academies, national team camps and Olympic training centers including Colorado Springs and over 600 fights (BJJ, Judo, MMA, Boxing, No Gi Grappling) Prof. Renato earned titles at the National, Pan American, European and World Championships! Professor Renato was even a member of the Brazilian National Judo college team and Greco-Roman Wrestling team.

Available books from Professor Renato Migliaccio:


He competed in many international events in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo, Wrestling and the Abu Dhabi No Gi worlds and a MMA record of 6-1 as a professional, including being on team USA in the M1 Challenge as the lightweight representative.

But all of this does not mean anything if your instructor does not know how to teach and keep the students motivated in their learning process.

Professor Renato has been teaching since the age of fifteen and his teaching experience comes from a experience of teaching children starting at age of 4, teaching poor kids enrolled in a social programs in Brazil to later hundreds of students spread throughout the World which he visits twice a year in Europe, America, Canada, Brazil and Mexico founding later the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association.

Professor Renato has developed a unique, unusual form of teaching that is very engaging; not only because of his personality and charisma, but also because of the mix of elements that come from his experience in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Gymnastics, Judo, Wrestling, Kickboxing and Conditioning Training and it is available to you here in Glendora!

In addition, Renato has recently written a very helpful book for parents titled “How to Train Your Child to Behave Well.” In his book, Professor Renato lays out easy to understand principles for teaching children that’s a must read for any parent. You can request a copy by filling out a simple form on our “Children & Teens” page, or just click here.