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Having broken out as one of the top grapplers of the Gracie family in 2010, Clark Gracie quickly established himself as a title contender in Jiu Jitsu‘s middleweight division. Clark Gracie is a black belt under his father Carley Gracie being also the grandson to Gracie Jiu Jitsu founder Carlos Gracie. Clark Gracie is often recognized by his exciting and offensive guard game, a style that has awarded him important titles such as the one of Pan American champion in 2013.

Clark Gracie Jiu Jitsu

Full Name: Clark Rouson Gracie

Nickname: N/A

Lineage: Mitsuyo Maeda > Carlos Gracie Sr. > Carlson Gracie > Carley Gracie > Clark Gracie

Main Achievements:

  • Pan American Champion (2013)
  • Samurai Jiu-Jitsu Pro Cup Champion (2011)
  • World No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu Champion (2009)
  • New York Open Champion (2010)
  • 3x American National Champion (2010, 2006, 2005)
  • US National No-Gi Champion (2009)
  • San Diego Open Champion (2005)
  • 1st Place World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Cup Trials (2010)
  • 1st Place Grapplers Quest (2009)
  • World No-Gi Silver Medallist (2007 brown)
  • Pan American Silver Medallist (2010 brown)
  • World Championship Bronze Medallist (2011)
  • 2x Pan American Bronze Medallist (2011, 2006 purple)

Favourite Position/Technique: Omoplata & Crucifix

Weight Division: Peso Medio (82kg/181lbs)

Team/Association: Carley Gracie Team

Clark Gracie Biography

Clark Gracie was born on the 17th of July, 1984 in Solano County, California – United States of America, but grew up in between San Francisco and Rio de Janeiro, possessing double nationality (American and Brazilian). He is the grandson of Carlos Gracie (senior) and son of Carley Gracie.

From a very young age, Clark Gracie was inspired by his father and family members to train and compete in Jiu Jitsu, the family tradition, and so he did. Always seeking for the best training possible to improve his game, Clark moved to San Diego and he sought out Rodrigo Medeiros, from the Carlson Gracie Revolution Team where he found some of the toughest training partners in the region which helped him raise his game. Clark Gracie soon became a big name in America’s Grappling circuit winning several important tournaments at a national and international level.

After a sequence of great results by Clark Gracie, he was awarded his well deserved black belt in May 2010 from the hands of his father Carley Gracie in a ceremony at the BJJ Revolution Team academy. Clark Gracie also has his own school franchise with academies in the northern area of San Diego – La Jolla (matrix), Tijuana, Kalamazoo MI, South France, and Chicago.

Clark Gracie Grappling Record

33 WINS
  • BY POINTS
    8 (24%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    0 (0%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    21 (64%)
  • BY DECISION
    4 (12%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

21 SUBMISSIONS WINS

#214eb8
Choke f/ omoplata
29
6
#86e620
Omoplata
19
4
#5AD3D1
Submission
5
1
#d1212a
Footlock
5
1
#fad11b
Botinha
5
1
#f58822
Armlock
5
1
#224aba
Darce choke
5
1
#ff9124
Clock choke
5
1
#bf1f6c
Kimura
5
1
#22c9a5
Armbar
5
1
#fad223
Inverted triangle
5
1
#03861f
Inverted omoplata
5
1
#039a1f
Reverse triangle
5
1
21
(100%) SUBMISSIONS
28 LOSSES
  • BY POINTS
    22 (79%)
  • BY ADVANTAGES
    0 (0%)
  • BY SUBMISSION
    5 (18%)
  • BY DECISION
    1 (4%)
  • BY PENALTIES
    0 (0%)
  • BY DQ
    0 (0%)

5 SUBMISSIONS LOSSES

#214eb8
Armbar
40
2
#86e620
Baseball choke
20
1
#5AD3D1
Crucifix choke
20
1
#d1212a
Estima lock
20
1
5
(100%) SUBMISSIONS

Clark Gracie Fight History

ID Opponent W/L Method Competition Weight Stage Year
2429Rafael BarbosaRafael BarbosaLPts: 9x2AZ OpenABSSF2010
2813Claudio CalasansClaudio CalasansLPts: 2x0Pan American82KGSF2011
3065Lucas LeiteLucas LeiteLPts: 6x0World Champ.82KGSF2011
3098Andre GalvaoAndre GalvaoLReferee DecisionWJJPC Trials82KGSF2011
3143JT TorresJT TorresLPts: 2x0ADCC77KGR12011
3244Joao AssisJoao AssisLPts: 10x0No Gi WorldsABS1/4F2011
3262Marcelo MafraLPts: 2x0No Gi Worlds82KG1/4F2011
3382Victor EstimaVictor EstimaLEstima lockBritish Open82KGF2012
3415Victor EstimaVictor EstimaLArmbarEuropean Open82KGSF2012
3538Claudio CalasansClaudio CalasansLPts: 4x0Pan American82KGSF2012
3631Andre GalvaoAndre GalvaoLPts: 3x0SD World Trials83KGF2012
3759Otavio SousaOtavio SousaLPointsNYC Open82KGF2012
3955Otavio SousaOtavio SousaLPointsWorld Champ.82KG1/4F2012
4135DJ JacksonDJ JacksonLPts: 5x0NoGi Worlds82KGF2012
4166Tarcisio JardimTarcisio JardimLPts: 6x4NoGi WorldsABS1/8F2012
4360Magid HageLBaseball chokeSD Pro Trials85KGSF2013
4391Leo NogueiraLeo NogueiraLPts: 6x0Pan AmericanABSR22013
4653Victor EstimaVictor EstimaLPts: 2x0World Champ.82KG1/4F2013
4709Juan KamezawaJuan KamezawaDN/ACopa Podio76KGGP2013
4713Diego BorgesDiego BorgesLPts: 2x0Copa Podio76KGGP2013
4717Leandro LoLeandro LoLPts: 13x0Copa Podio76KGGP2013
4859Keenan CorneliusKeenan CorneliusLPts: 4x2ADCC88KGR12013
5199Lucas RochaLucas RochaLPts: 7x4Pan American82KG1/4F2014
5619Jaime CanutoJaime CanutoLPts: 3x2World Champ.82KGRDS2014
6047Ricardo RezendeRicardo RezendeLPts: 11x2Five Florida82KGNA2014
6048Marcel GoncalvesMarcel GoncalvesLArmbarFive Florida82KGNA2014
6175Magid HageLCrucifix chokeUS Nat. ProABSF2015
6864Keenan CorneliusKeenan CorneliusLPts: 7x0World Pro85KG1/4F2015
11610Vitor OliveiraVitor OliveiraLPts: 2x0Pan American82KG1/4F2017
2428Michael WestbrookWChoke f/ omoplataAZ OpenABS1/4F2010
2971Daniel HaglindWSubmissionWorld Champ.82KGRDS2011
3040Gabriel RolloGabriel RolloWFootlockWorld Champ.82KG1/4F2011
3234Frederico MoncaioWOmoplataNo Gi WorldsABSR12011
3532Abmar BarbosaAbmar BarbosaWBotinhaPan American82KGR22012
3536Otavio SousaOtavio SousaWPts: 2x0Pan American82KG1/4F2012
3755Ken PrimolaWChoke f/ omoplataNYC Open82KG1/4F2012
3757Gabriel GoulartGabriel GoulartWChoke f/ omoplataNYC Open82KGSF2012
3933Adam HunicuttWN/AWorld Champ.82KGR12012
3952Murilo SantanaMurilo SantanaWPointsWorld Champ.82KG1/8F2012
4132Murilo SantanaMurilo SantanaWPts: 2x0NoGi Worlds82KG1/4F2012
4134Marcus AntelanteMarcus AntelanteWArmlockNoGi Worlds82KGSF2012
4162Levi OliveiraWDarce chokeNoGi WorldsABSR12012
4450Marco MachadoWOmoplataPan American82KGR22013
4458Otavio SousaOtavio SousaWPointsPan American82KG1/4F2013
4463DJ JacksonDJ JacksonWReferee DecisionPan American82KGSF2013
4464Marcelo LapelaWChoke f/ omoplataPan American82KGF2013
4542Diego BorgesDiego BorgesWOmoplataCopa Podio82KGSPF2013
4705Brandon MaganaWClock chokeCopa Podio76KGGP2013
5108Rafael MendesRafael MendesD---Metamoris 3ABSSPF2014
5192Victor SilverioVictor SilverioWKimuraPan American82KGR12014
5607Thiago DutraWArmbarWorld Champ.82KGRDS2014
5610Leo IturraldeWInverted triangleWorld Champ.82KGRDS2014
5758Chris WestfallWChoke f/ omoplataFive TX82KGSF2014
6169Tanner RiceTanner RiceWReferee DecisionUS Nat. Pro82KG1/4F2015
6170Dang KhoaWInverted omoplataUS Nat. Pro82KGSF2015
6172Magid HageWPts: 8x6US Nat. Pro82KGF2015
6174Eliot KellyEliot KellyWPts: 2x0US Nat. ProABSF2015
6849Felipe SansoneWPts: 4x2World Pro85KGR12015
7063Roberto SatoshiRoberto SatoshiD---Metamoris 6ABSSPF2015
7590Mario HandaWOmoplataGrand Slam Tokyo85KGSF2015
7592Marcos SouzaMarcos SouzaWReferee DecisionGrand Slam Tokyo85KGF2015
9969Magid HageWReferee DecisionBerkut 3ABSSPF2016
11594Dominique HoskinsWReverse trianglePan American82KGR12017
11604John CombsJohn CombsWChoke f/ omoplataPan American82KG1/8F2017

Clark Gracie vs Marcelo Mafra (2013)

Clark Gracie vs Douglas Santos (2010)

 

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