Claudio Coelho

For 40 years he has been dedicated to sports and for about 30 years, within the renowned academy Noble Art located in the community of Pavão Pavãozinho in Cantagalo south zone of Rio de Janeiro, successfully managing an important social project to integrate youngsters of this community through boxing training.

He is the author of many books about his boxing methodology and on the history of favela (slum) life, he is also president of the NGO BOYS BOXING, with emphasis on the social project among the youth of the community.

Coelho has had a significant participation in the preparation of national athletes such as Vitor Belfort, Rodrigo Minotauro, Royce Gracie, Pedro Rizzo, Marcos Ruas, Royler Gracie, Renzo Gracie, Murilo Bustamante, Ryan Gracie, among others who stood out in MMA events with the knowledge and training provided for these combat practices.

In this module, especially prepared for RealKombat, we selected in an objectively and easily assimilated way the main concepts of boxing aimed at the usage in the conditions of MMA fights.

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Punches as well as the defenses used are essential to the technique format to the MMA. Observation of the opponent’s distance, defense dodges and the timing of the clinches are clearly demonstrated, removing situations and movements not used in boxing during MMA fights.

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