Sergio Bolão Souza
Luis Roberto "Bebeo" Duarte
Carlson Gracie Junior
Luis Carlos Valois
As Carlson mentioned in the interview, Bolão
won his own weight and also absoluto, and garnered two trophies for best
fighter, defeating John Machado and Castelo Branco, among others. Carlson was
talking about two different competitions, one was in Niteroi, the other was
A few of these names are well known today, 22 years
later--Bolão, Carlson Jr., Amaury Bitetti, Luis Roberto Duarte (better known as
Bebeo, leader of BTT). The rest have followed a different road.
(c) 2009, Roberto Pedreira. All rights reserved.
Revised February 13, 2013.
Thanks to Sergio Bolão
for remembering the names.