Mauricio “Tinguinha” Mariano, known worldwide for his dynamic spider guard, is a 4th degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Carlos Gracie Jr. Tinguinha is one of the pioneers in the expansion of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu martial art worldwide, having taught in his native Brazil, Japan, and the United States, contributing to the growth of this art around the world. Tinguinha currently owns and operates the Tinguinha Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Yorba Linda, California.
In his latest DVD, THE ULTIMATE BEGINNERS GUIDE, Tinguinha brings his 25 years of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu experience to create a complete guide for beginners to help build a strong BJJ foundation. Combining core techniques from his revolutionary online training system, TBJJ.tv, with brand new footage, this DVD is packed with useful techniques, drills, training tips, practical advice, and key points every beginner should know to be successful in this martial art. Learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from one of the best instructors in the sport.