Thursday, May 1, 2014

Walter "Cascão" Vital, Jiu Jitsu World Champion

"Cascãotitles and competitions include the 2006 and 2009 Pan American Champion, winner of three MMA fights in Beppu (Japan), champion of MMA Ultimate Combat Experience in Utah (in two different occasions), 2005 US Open champion in Santa Cruz, California.



+Walter “Cascão” Vital  born in João Pessoa, Brazil, where in 1991 he started training Jiu Jitsu. He also lived in Oita City, Japan before  moving to Las Vegas where he lives since 2003. Cascão is a BJJ Black Belt under Professor Mario Sukata and a Judo Brown Belt. 

His titles and competitions include the 2006 and 2009 Pan American Champion, winner of three MMA fights in Beppu (Japan), champion of MMA Ultimate Combat Experience in Utah (in two different occasions), 2005 US Open champion in Santa Cruz, California.  He also is 2005, 2007 and 2009 Grapplers Quest winner in Las Vegas, 2007 NO GI World Champion, 2007, 2008 and 2009 National American Champion, among others titles. He has hosted four seminars in Oita, Beppu, Fukuoka and Tokyo, Japan representing Conde Koma academy. 

Every single wall of the Cascão Jiu Jitsu display frames with titles, medals, championship pictures. There are more than 150 medals, plus titles from 3 continents. Among many pictures there is one that called my attention and I found out it is a group of low income kids that is part of Cascão's charities. I also noticed another picture on the wall: Cascão and Hélio Gracie.

Cascão Jiu Jitsu  teaches Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes in  Gi and No-Gi and Muay Thai. Cascão Jiu Jitsu offers a clean, ego-free environment where men, women, and children can learn some of the most beautiful tricks and techniques in the ever evolving Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  


Cascão Jiu Jitsu accepts students from 5 to 100 yo. Cascão is the owner/president at Cascão Jiu Jitsu and also Head Coach at Cascão Jiu Jitsu BR.

Kids:  Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays at 4:30 pm and Saturdays at 9 am
Adults: Monday to Friday 9 am or 6 pm  and Saturdays at 10 am




Cascão Jiu Jitsu                                                                            
   
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
4180 S Sandhill Rd
(702) 265-6520


HENDERSON, NEVADA
10525 S. Eastern Ave. #100
Henderson, Nevada 89052 
(702) 933-0200


BRAZIL
Rua Carlos Pessoa
Roger, João Pessoa - PB
(83)8822-2811


Associations

TROY, MICHIGAN
444 West Maple Road,
Suite A  - Troy, Michigan 48084
(248) 688-9552

MAUI, HAWAII
Cascao Jiu Jitsu Maui Hawaii
261 Hookahi St
Wailuku, Hawaii 96793
(808) 344-6904

REDMOND, OREGON
3732 SW 21st Place  
Redmond, Oregon 97756
(541) 977-9499

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON
1604 N Monroe St -  
Spokane, WA 99201 -  (702) 265-6520
 www.newbornjiujitsuspokane.com/‎


GMA - GracieMag

See the kids of GMA Cascao Jiu-Jitsu in action at the 2014 IBJJF Pan Kids on Feb. 16
The kids team of GMA Cascao Jiu-Jitsu made the drive from their home in Las Vegas, NV to Carson, CA for the 2014 IBJJF Pan Kids. The one-day tournament on Feb. 16 gave the kids a chance to have fun on the mats and test their skills against other kids their own age/size. Walter Cascao led the kids and even helped Billie Grace Bonwell earn her gold medal in the grey belt pee-wee 1 female medium-heavyweight division.


IBJJF - International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation presents

Las Vegas Spring International Open 2014 - "Las Vegas Open
May 3rd, 2014 at Sport Center of Las Vegas
Sport Center of Las Vegas
121 East Sunset Road
Las Vegas, NV 89119
IBJJF

UPDATE: Youtube video of +Walter "Cascão" Vital winning Las Vegas Open:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYuO2alXEsM

Cascão Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/CascaoJiuJitsu
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Cascaojiujitsu
On Youtube 
On Google+   https://plus.google.com/u/0/107687119611217775337/posts
Cascão Jiu-Jitsu BR/
GMA - GracieMag: Cascão is also on # 202 GracieMag page 88 

UPDATE: Youtube video of Walter "Cascão" Vital winning Las Vegas Open:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYuO2alXEsM