Paulo Castro started his training
in Gracie Jiu-jitsu in 1980 at age 16 at Barra Gracie, under Carlos Gracie, Jr.
He is considered one of his best students
and has won four state, two Brazilian, one Pan American and a 2nd place in the World Championships.
Paulo Castro arrived in the US in
1999 to spread out Barra Gracie's name and teach the techniques in South
He now teaches at the Ultimate
Barra-Gracie in Boca Raton and also in Miami.