Mestre Marcus Aurelio
- Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Martial Arts Biography
Mestre Marcus has nearly 40 years of experience with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He runs the Marcus Aurelio Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy in North Miami, Florida. As a multiple time Pan Champion, PRIDE Fighting Champion, and the person who holds the record for the fastest submission in UFC history, we are thankful to be in his lineage. (Darin Reisler received his 1st Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Mestre Marcus.) Mestre Marcus comes up to teach seminars at Plus One – usually twice per year.
**From the Marcusaureliobjj.com website**
Name: Marcus Aurelio Nickame: Maximus
Rank in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Fifth degree BJJ Black Belt
Accomplishments: UFC Fighter, Pride FC Fighter, Two Time Brazilian Champion in BJJ, Two Time Pan-American Champion in BJJ, ZST Grand Prix Champion, HOOK n SHOOT Champion, Ring of Fury Champion, and MMA USA Champion.
Home Country: Brazil
Height: 5’10” Weight: 155 lbs
Victories: 15 Submissions (68%) – 4 KO/TKO (18%) – 3 Decisions (14%)
Losses: 10 Decisions (100%) – 0 KO/TKO (0%) – 0 Submissions (0%)
Notables: Known for the fastest submission and UFC and MMA history (14 seconds) and never having been knocked out or submitted.