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.
Sep 23, 2019Tye Ruotolo is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu competitor from California. Born on January 22, 2003, Ruotolo trains out of San Diego, CA under coach Andre Galvao and represents the Atos team. He is the twin brother of Kade Ruotolo. Training jiu-jitsu since the age of four, Tye Ruotolo rose to prominence as a child thanks to highly-viewed videos of he and his brother training and in competition. A standout competitor in the juvenile ranks, Ruotolo burst onto the world grappling stage in 2019 with a fourth place finish in the 66kg division at the ADCC World Championships. Primarily known as a no-gi competitor, Tye Ruotolo is a veteran of superfight events such as Who's Number One, Fight to Win, Grapplefest and more.
Sep 17, 2019Michael Perez is a jiu-jitsu black belt competitor and ADCC veteran best known for his no-gi accomplishments. Born on September 14, 1992 Perez lives in San Diego, CA. He received his black belt from Andre Galvao and represents Atos Jiu-Jitsu. He is an IBJJF World No-Gi champion at brown and purple belt and a two-time ADCC Trials veteran (2013, 2015).