The Rabī’ Seminar is the first of an annual gathering which aims to promote the ethics and practice of the Prophetic approach in relation to the inward and outward martial and manly disciplines.
Sun 10 November 2019 | 2pm-8pm
Clemency House, Nugget Street, Oldham, OL4 1BN
GI & NO-GI SEMINARS | OPEN MAT
The seminars will be delivered by:
Professor Mario Sukata (Black Belt 5th Degree)
Understanding the Butterfly Guard [Gi preferred]
Professor Ross Nicholls (Black Belt & IBJJF)
Leg Lock Attack System [No-Gi]
Hosted by Professor Nisar Shaikh (Black Belt 1st Degree).
The event will conclude with a gathering and dinner with the following guests in attendance:
- Beginners welcome
- Brothers only
- Suitable for children aged 14 years and above
- Free parking available
ABOUT MARIO SUKATA
Mario Sukata, born and raised in Brazil, is a 5th degree Black belt under the late Carlson Gracie. He has been a practitioner of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu since 1991 and has practised the discipline as a black belt for over 20 years. In addition, he holds a black belt in Judo.
He has competed in numerous competitions and was International Master Champion (CBJJ) and Brazilian State Champion (CBJJ) twice as well as European Champion (CBJJE).
He is also a UFC veteran and was head coach of the World famous Wolfslair MMA team where he lead many elite fighters to success such as Michael Bisping, Quinton Jackson and Cheik Kongo.
He currently resides in Liverpool and teaches from Team Sukata Liverpool.
ABOUT ROSS NICHOLLS
Ross Nicholls is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt under César Lima and Roger Gracie, as well as a member of the Roger Gracie Academy (RGA), who is widely regarded as one of the top British and European competitors of his generation. Nicholls made himself noticed with eye-pleasing performances in big international events such as the Polaris Jiu Jitsu Invitational and the ADCC European Trials. He is one of the main instructors at highly successful Grand Union Bjj Academy in London.
• 1st Place ADCC European Trials (2018)
• 1st Place IBJJF British NoGi Nationals (2017)
• 1st Place IBJJF London Winter Open (2017)
• 2nd Place IBJJF British NoGi Nationals (2016)
• 3rd Place UAEJJF Grand Slam LDN (2016/2017)