After receiving the Key to the City last week, with the presence of UFC Hall of Famer, Royce Gracie, Mayor George Vallejo proclaimed December 18th, 2012 the Valente Brothers Day.
Mayor George Vallejo and the Valente brothers
60 years ago, on April 27, 1953, Pedro Valente Sr. took his first jiu-jitsu lesson at the Academia Gracie in Rio de Janeiro.
Master Rickson returned to Miami for a weekend of seminars
After the original completing the 36 lessons program students learn over 100 techniques
On April 20th and 21st Rickson Gracie will teach at Valente Brothers Headquarters