With the growth and expansion of martial arts and the recognition of the value of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, South Carolina now has a recognized dojo in Myrtle Beach. Located in the amazing infrastructure of Gold’s Gym in Myrtle Beach, students can learn authentic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu taught by an original Black Belt Brazilian instructor, Marcelo Araujo.
Marcelo Araujo trained with Brazilian Top Team for many years, but in the past five years, he has been at numerous places around the world. In Atlanta, Marcelo trained in Alliance with Professor Jacare Romero Cavalcate at Gracie Barra in California, and in Florida, where he trained with America Top Team and Antonio “Minotauro” Rodrigo Nogueira. In the beginner of 2009, Marcelo earned his Black Belt with Rilion Gracie.