Alliance Jiu Jitsu San Diego JOAO “JOHNNY” FARIA

Black Belt under Flavio Behring

Professor Johnny Faria is a 5th-degree black belt. He has been studying Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for more than 20 years. In addition, Johnny has had the privilege of training with and learning from some of the best Masters and athletes in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu history.

Johnny Faria’s personal discipline and commitment to the integrity of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu are easily noted. His classes are remarkable due to his high level of attention, excitement, and discipline. As a Professor, he expects nothing but the best from each one of his students. Professor Faria is still an active athlete and competes in most of the major Brazilian Jiu-jitsu tournaments worldwide; therefore, he is able to transmit to his students his vast competition knowledge acquired throughout the years.


4X IBJJF NOGI World Champion
IBJJF Worlds Bronze Medalist
IBJJF Pan American NOGI Champion
IBJJF Pan American Champion

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