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Andre Galvao is a jiu-jitsu black belt and champion grappler with ADCC and IBJJF World Championship titles. Co-founder of the Atos team, Galvao is head coach at the San Diego Atos HQ to many world champions. His athletes have also gone on to win the ADCC World Championships, and the IBJJF World Championships. The Atos team is considered one of the top teams in the world of Brazilian jiu-jitsu. 

  1. 'I Was Wrong': Regretful Andre Galvao Apologizes To Jiu-Jitsu Community

    'I Was Wrong': Regretful Andre Galvao Apologizes To Jiu-Jitsu Community

    Mar 6, 2021

    Andre Galvao made his first statement since his incident with Gordon Ryan at WNO last Friday. Speaking in an Instagram live stream, Galvao assumed responsibility for the altercation and apologized to the jiu-jitsu community. 
  2. Ranking The Best 88KG Champs In ADCC History

    Ranking The Best 88KG Champs In ADCC History

    Apr 28, 2020

    Since its inception in 1998, the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) World Championships has been the premier no-gi competition, starting as a way for athletes from various disciplines to test themselves. Initially taking place yearly and then moving to a biennial affair, there have been 13 ADCC events so far in its history.
  3. WNO Mixtape: This Weeks Greatest Hits!

    WNO Mixtape: This Weeks Greatest Hits!

    Apr 18, 2020

    We had a crazy lineup this week on the WNO Podcast, with ADCC champs on the show all five days. There were a combined 30 IBJJF and 15 ADCC world titles on the show this week. Of course that led to a bunch of great moments, I'll compile a few of them here, but first here are the full episodes - 
  4. WNO Highlights: Andre Galvao And JT Torres

    WNO Highlights: Andre Galvao And JT Torres

    Apr 17, 2020

    Atos legends Andre Galvao and JT Torres called in for the 43rd episode of the WNO Podcast on Thursday. The ADCC champs dropped a lot of knowledge on the episode — here are the highlights:
  5. Buchecha, Galvao, & Romulo Speak On Mindful Drilling

    Buchecha, Galvao, & Romulo Speak On Mindful Drilling

    Apr 2, 2020

    Although jiu-jitsu academies may be closed for the foreseeable future, if you're lucky, you may be quarantined with a fellow practitioner, meaning you still have the chance to develop functional, practical jiu-jitsu skills through drilling and concept exploration. 
  6. Andre Galvao WNO Interview: The Highlights

    Andre Galvao WNO Interview: The Highlights

    Mar 20, 2020

    Six-time ADCC and six-time IBJJF black belt world champion Andre Galvao joined the WNO Podcast for our 23rd episode. We took home some great details from the legend throughout the interview. Here are some of the best bits: