Born in Armaçao dos Buzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1987, Luiz Eduardo Rosa Jr., aka Dentinho, started to learn Jiujitsu with 7 years old. With 9 he was already competing in BJJ tournaments.
In 2009 he moved to Denver, Colorado to pursue an international career as athlete and Jiu-jitsu professor. Since then he has trained several UFC fighters such as Brendan Shaub, Nate Marquardt, Shane Carwin among others.
His athlete credentials register over 40 podiums in several tournaments in Brazil and USA, being multiple times Brazilian and Pan-American Champion in his Division.
His most recent titles are:
- 1st place - 2017 National Championship (IBJJF)
- 1st place - 2017 San Jose International Open Championship (IBJJF)
- 1st place - 2017 Seattle International Open Championship (IBJJF)
- Champion of 2017 Super Fight to Win PRO 47TX
- 1st place - 2017 San Diego Pro Championship (IBJJF)
- 2nd place - 2017 Pan American No Gi International Championship (IBJJF)
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