Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Team History, Fighter Stats, Biographies and News

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Gustavo Campos, commonly known as Guto Campos,  is a co-founder of the Atos Jiu Jitsu Academy one of the prime training camps in the world for the sport of Brazilian jiu jitsu. Guto Campos is also a veteran competitor in jiu jitsu at the highest level, having medalled in important tournaments such as the European Open, the Pan American Championships and World Championships.

Guto Campos Jiu Jitsu

Full Name: Gustavo Ramos Campos

Nickname: “Guto” is short for Gustavo.

Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie > Reyson Gracie > Osvaldo Alves > Sérgio Penha > Walter Matos > Gustavo Campos

Main Achievements (BJJ/MMA/Grappling):

  • World Cup Champion(2005)
  • Pan-American Champion (2008, 2013, 2014, 2015)
  • South American Champion (2008)
  • European Champion (2010 weight & absolute)
  • Abu Dhabi PRO Challenge Champion (2008, 2009)

Favorite Technique: Guard

Weight Division: Peso Meio Pesado (88kg)

Guto’s Affiliation: Atos/Ghetto.

Gustavo Campos Jiu Jitsu Biography

Gustavo Campos was born in Porto Alegre Brazil – 1980. His first contact with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu occurred when watching tapes of the UFC, seeing the legendary Royce Gracie through a VHS tape at a friend’s house, he was so amazed by grappling that he decided to sign up to an academy, at the age of 18. Campos was still living with his parents at the time, and as his father strongly disapproved to jiu jitsu, for that reason Gustavo had to find a part time job to pay for his tuition.

He started off at Carlos Aveline’s academy, Carlos Aveline was a Ze Mario Sperry and Walter Matos black belt. Guto loved the sport so much, he couldn’t stop training, going from 3 classes a week straight to 2 classes a day (7 days per week) in the first few months. He trained with Aveline during the day, and at night he went to another academy run by his childhood friend Mario Reis, who was from another team. His training paid off as Guto won 3 World Cup tournaments in a row (2001, 2002, 2003) as he progressed through the belt ranking system, in 2004 he got his black belt from Walter Matos.

Gustavo always wanted to train with one of his childhood heroes (Rickson and Royce Gracie) and in 2007 he got his wish. Campos travelled to California to train at Rickson Gracie;s Academy, he loved the experience and became good friends with Kron Gracie (Rickson’s son).

He came back to Brazil to start his own gym but didn’t have enough money to rent a space at the time. His mom created the space and gave him full usage of her living room. Padded with mats, Mrs Campos’ living room became the very first Ghetto Jiu Jitsu headquarters, where Guto tried to implement Rickson’s teaching methods. The place soon became too small, and he moved to a larger space soon after.

In late 2008 Guto together with his friend Ramon Lemos and Andre Galvao, decided to form a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu super team. With this tio of BJJ black belts and the likes of the Mendes brothers, Bruno Frazatto and plenty others.

Gustavo Campos Grappling Record

30 WINS
  • BY POINTS
    18 (60%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    5 (17%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    7 (23%)
  • BY DECISION
    0 (0%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

7 SUBMISSIONS WINS

#214eb8
Armbar
43
3
#86e620
Submission
29
2
#5AD3D1
Kneebar
14
1
#d1212a
Triangle
14
1
7
(100%) SUBMISSIONS
15 LOSSES
  • BY POINTS
    4 (27%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    2 (13%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    8 (53%)
  • BY DECISION
    0 (0%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    1 (7%)

8 SUBMISSIONS LOSSES

#214eb8
Armbar
25
2
#86e620
Triangle
13
1
#5AD3D1
RNC
13
1
#d1212a
Kneebar
13
1
#fad11b
Cross choke
13
1
#f58822
Choke from back
13
1
#224aba
Toe hold
13
1
8
(100%) SUBMISSIONS

Gustavo Campos Fight History

ID Opponent W/L Method Competition Weight Stage Year
1414Murilo SantanaMurilo SantanaLTriangleWorld Champ.82KGR12006
1460Andre GalvaoAndre GalvaoLPts: 11x4World Cup82KGF2006
1482Marcelo GarciaMarcelo GarciaLArmbarBrasileiro82KGSF2006
1733Andre GalvaoAndre GalvaoLRNCWorld Champ.82KGSF2007
1916Otavio SousaOtavio SousaLKneebarWorld Champ.82KG1/4F2008
2485Delson HelenoDelson HelenoLAdvWPC Gr Trials83KGSF2010
2670Romulo BarralRomulo BarralLCross chokeWorld Champ.88KGSF2010
3064Marcelo GarciaMarcelo GarciaLArmbarWorld Champ.82KGSF2011
4375Marcus AlmeidaMarcus AlmeidaLPts: 19x2Pan AmericanABS1/4F2013
4512Rodolfo VieiraRodolfo VieiraLChoke from backWorld ProABSR12013
4639Romulo BarralRomulo BarralLPts: 3x0World Champ.88KGSF2013
5613Romulo BarralRomulo BarralLDQWorld Champ.88KGSF2014
7165Tarsis HumphreysTarsis HumphreysLPts: 6x4World Champ.88KGSF2015
9195Claudio CalasansClaudio CalasansLPts: 0x0, AdvWorld Pro85KG1/4F2016
9556Dillon DanisDillon DanisLToe holdWorld Champ.82KG1/8F2016
1250Leonardo PecanhaWPts: 14x0World Cup82KG1/4F2005
1251Andre GalvaoAndre GalvaoWAdvWorld Cup82KGF2005
1846Lucas LeiteLucas LeiteWPts: 5x4Pan American82KGSF2008
1848Otavio SousaOtavio SousaWKneebarPan American82KGF2008
1906Tokito AkumaWPointsWorld Champ.82KGR12008
2457Mike FowlerMike FowlerWPointsEuropean82KG1/4F2010
2468Tarsis HumphreysTarsis HumphreysWAdvEuropeanABSSF2010
2469Rodrigo CavacaRodrigo CavacaWTriangleEuropeanABSF2010
2567Eduardo MilioliWN/AMiami Open82KGF2010
2967UnknownWSubmissionWorld Champ.82KGRDS2011
2974Alan FinfouAlan FinfouWSubmissionWorld Champ.82KGRDS2011
3038Daniel GarciaDaniel GarciaWPts: 2x2, AdvWorld Champ.82KG1/4F2011
3328Augusto CarsaladeWPts: 10x0Copa Podio76KGGP2011
3593Raphael Abi-RihanRaphael Abi-RihanWPts: 2x0Copa PodioABSSPF2012
4362UnknownWPts: 12x2Pan AmericanABSR12013
4373Alexander TransAlexander TransWPointsPan AmericanABSR22013
4448Alberto AraujoWN/APan American88KGR12013
4454Diogo SampaioDiogo SampaioWPointsPan American88KGR22013
4458Romulo BarralRomulo BarralWPts: 10x4Pan American88KGR12013
4636Tarsis HumphreysTarsis HumphreysWPointsWorld Champ.88KG1/4F2013
5178Bruno TogniWPointsPan American88KGR12014
5182Diego HertzogWPts: 2x2, AdvPan American88KG1/4F2014
5187Renato CardosoRenato CardosoWPts: 8x8, AdvPan American88KGSF2014
5606William MartinsWPointsWorld Champ.88KGRDS2014
5610Renato CardosoRenato CardosoWPts: 11x2World Champ.88KG1/4F2014
6553Pedro SouzaWArmbarPan American88KGR22015
6563Victor BonfimWArmbarPan American88KG1/4F2015
7164Patrick GaudioPatrick GaudioWArmbarWorld Champ.88KG1/4F2015
9178Romulo AzevedoRomulo AzevedoWPts: 4x2World Pro85KGR12016
9188Viking WongWPts: 8x0World Pro85KG1/8F2016

Gustavo Campos vs Cavaca

Guto Campos vs Raphael Abi Rihan

 

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