Carlos Machado’s Infinite Jiu Jitsu DVD Series Master Carlos Machado, nephew to Jiu Jitsu founder Carlos Gracie, has been releasing old video instructionals on his YouTube channel. The quality of instruction is excellent as Master Carlos covers positional techniques and shares some great tips and principles that will accelerate your Jiu Jitsu. This is his Infinite Jiu Jitsu DVD series that... Read more

Carlos Machado Mount Escapes and Guard Passing Master Carlos Machado, nephew of Jiu Jitsu founder Carlos Gracie, has been uploading some old instructional videos recently on his YouTube channel. I'll post links to all of them as I think they are simply excellent. Thanks to Master Carlos for these. I've gotten to train with him several times over the years at... Read more

Cross Body Escapes with Master Carlos Machado

Master Carlos is a phenomenal teacher.  I've had the opportunity to train with him in a seminar environment as well as at his home academy in Farmers Branch, TX during one of his affiliate training weekends.  On each of those occasions he let the participants decide what the training area focus was by soliciting their... Read more

Carlos Machado Seminar

Great seminar with Master Carlos Machado last month! Always a treat to get to train with one of the Machado brothers. I'm looking forward to the next opportunity to train with Carlos already! Tim with Master Carlos Machado

The Machados

I got invited to attend one of the Machado Brother gatherings in Farmer's Branch, TX by Master Carlos Machado.  Of course I accepted!  It was a very informative two days of jiu jitsu training that covered a wide variety of techniques and strategies.  What struck me as most interesting was the more principle based practice... Read more