Carlos Machado Red and White Belts Promotion Ceremony

Carlos Machado red and white belts

Master Carlos Machado (red and white coral belts) is one of the legendary Machado brothers, he has been training Brazilian jiu-jitsu since he was 4 years old. He represents over five decades of the BJJ martial art learning, teaching, competing, and sharing.

Years ago, Carlos Machado got the 7th-degree black belts (coral belt) under Rigan Machado. Years passed and on October 10, 2020, Carlos Machado got the red and white belts (8th-degree black belt in BJJ martial arts). 


Here is the Carlos Machado red and white belts Promotion Ceremony. Have Fun!

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What does the Red and white BJJ belt mean in jiu-jitsu?

red and white belts in bjj

The red and white belt (commonly referred to as a coral belt) refers to an eighth-degree black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. It represents a BJJ master with a minimum of thirty-seven years of BJJ training and teaching as a black belt. Besides, the red and white belt in jiu-jitsu comes after at least seven years as a red and black belt.

Otherwise, the IBJJF requires that the red and white belt masters can’t get the red belts BJJ until they pass a minimum of ten years of jiu-jitsu practicing.

What’s a coral belt in BJJ martial arts?

BJJ Coral Belts

The coral belts are Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ranks were achieved by students after the sixth-degree black belt ranking. Moreover, the BJJ coral belts are commonly mentioned as the seventh and eighth-degree belts rankings. Otherwise, it represents a transition phase between the black and red belt BJJ.

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