From Rags to the UFC Octagon

The amazing story of Gleison Tibau’s journey from destitute poverty in the slums of Brazil to the UFC Octagon is not an unfamiliar one.  It is a story heard far and wide throughout Brazil and many other parts of the world.  In fact, Tibau’s journey mirrors that of many members of the Evolve Fight Team.  Through the remarkable power of martial arts, Tibau was able to pull himself out of poverty and secure a better future for himself and his family. 

Although this is not all too uncommon a story, it is always one worth sharing.  Martial arts has the power to transform lives like few other practices in the world.  Check out the incredibly inspiring story of UFC veteran Gleison Tibau below.  Let martial arts into your life, and no matter your current position in life, it will improve.

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