MAHAMED ALY - BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU CHAMPION
3x IBJJF WORLD CHAMPION
Mahamed Aly, named after the legendary boxer “Muhammad Ali”, was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil.
He became a fan of mixed martial arts (MMA) in his teens and decided to start kickboxing training. After a few months of training he tried MMA sparring which lead him to earning his blue belt, however, his aspirations had always leaned towards becoming a professional MMA fighter. During 2015, Mahamed had a tremendous campaign, winning the majority of important tournaments available in the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu calendar. These achievements led to his black belt, awarded on September 2015 by Lloyd Irvin.
- World Champion (2015 brown weight & absolute, 2014 purple)
- European Open Champion (2015 brown weight & absolute)
- Pan American No-Gi Champion (2014 brown)
- American Nationals Champion (2015 brown)
- New York Pro Champion (2014 brown absolute)
- World No Gi Championship Runner-up (2015)
- Abu Dhabi World Pro Runner-up (2014 brown absolute)
- World Championship 3rd place (2013 purple)
- World No Gi Championship 3rd place (2014 brown, 2015 black absolute)
- American Nationals Championship 2nd place (2015 brown absolute)