Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt, and professional competitor.
Vinícuis Lino is a native of Brazil and a Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Joa “Johnny” Faria. Coach Viní is a high-level competitor, with appearances all over the world within both gi and no-gi tournaments. In the year 2013, Coach Viní graduated from the Catholic University of Santos, in Sao Paulo Brazil with a degree in Law. Shortly after graduating, he decided to follow his lifelong passion and become a professional Jiu-Jitsu athlete. His passion led him away from his homeland, all the way to the United States, where he currently teaches Jiu Jitsu. As both a great friend and sparring partner to Professor Kevin, Coach Viní began his teaching career at Ramona Brazilian Jiu-jitsu/MMA in 2015. His classes are known for their exuberant energy and applicable techniques for all levels. He has something to offer for every level, from his unique Jiu Jitsu style, effective takedowns and competition experience and insight! His character and drive are infectious!
- 3rd Place IBJJF World No-Gi Championship
- CBJJF Brazilian Nationals Champion
- 3rd Place IBJJF American Nationals Championship
- 4X IBJJF International Open Champion