Gledson “Cigano” Lopes

Gledson "Cigano" Lopes stands as a remarkable figure in the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, having solidified his legacy through his exceptional achievements and contributions to the sport. A true embodiment of dedication and skill, Cigano has clinched the prestigious title of 3x New Zealand Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu National Champion, triumphing in both gi and no-gi categories. His supremacy extends further, as he proudly wears the crown of the current Absolute Champion of Oceania. While he continues to grace the competitive arena with his presence, Cigano has shifted his focus towards nurturing the next generation of champions. As the revered teacher and owner of the GC Team, a thriving Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu academy chain, he imparts his wealth of knowledge and expertise to aspiring practitioners, guiding them on their own paths to greatness in the sport. Gledson "Cigano" Lopes stands not only as a symbol of achievement but also as a beacon of inspiration for the BJJ community, leaving an indelible mark on the world of martial arts.

Brendon Chaithoo

Brendon Chaithoo stands as a remarkable exemplar of an exceptional athlete and an accomplished strength and conditioning coach. His journey is a testament to his unwavering dedication and unparalleled expertise in the realm of sports and fitness. As an athlete, Brendon's prowess shines through his consistent achievements and remarkable feats in various disciplines. His unparalleled discipline, determination, and continuous pursuit of excellence have led him to triumph in numerous competitions and challenges. What truly sets Brendon apart is his dual role as an athlete and a strength and
conditioning coach for Out The Mud Strength & Conditioning. His deep-rooted understanding of the human body, combined with his first-hand experience as an athlete, empowers him to tailor training programs that transcend conventional boundaries, helping individuals unlock their utmost potential. Brendon Chaithoo's legacy is not only etched in his personal accomplishments but also in the transformative impact he imparts on those he guides, making him an exceptional figure in the world of sports and fitness.