Rodrigo Lima was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, where he grew up in a family of martial artists. After a very successful MMA career in Brazil, Rodrigo moved to the United States to persue his dream to become an MMA champion. An avid competitor, Rodrigo has competed and medaled in every major Brazilian jiu jitsu tournament in Brazil and in the US. Rodrigo has a passion for teaching and training that he is excited to share with our Tactica BJJ students. Rodrigo has been training with Flavio Meier since 2011 and together they will bring BJJ to Tactica San Francisco and Santa Clara.