by: Ray ElbeTiger Muay Thai would like to welcome Mauricio Pontalti from Brazil as one of the gym's grappling instructors. Mauricio is a brown belt in the Gracie Barra Jiu Jitsu system under legendary 6th degree BJJ BB Crolin Gracie. At 24 years of age and 78 Kilos, Mauricio is in his fighting Prime and will be competing for Tiger Muay Thai at the upcoming Pan Asian games in Manila. Mauricio joins an already strong stable of grapplers at TMT joining Juliano Prado purple belt Ray Elbe, Ricardo Murdle purple belt Wade Henderson, and Lordz of Pain champion Andreas Hesselback as instructors. Mauricio will be in Phuket for the next 3 months teaching both Gi and Nogi morning classes while Ray focuses on his training for the upcoming Abu Dhabi tournament. -Ray

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