Rafael "Gordinho"
Correa de Lima

World Champion


World Champion


Gamal Hassan

Instructor Profile

Gamal Hassan is an Instructor at Evolve Mixed Martial Arts in Singapore. He is a Brazil Nationals Champion in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with over 15 years of experience. He is the winner of numerous regional and national competitions in Brazil. Gamal’s favorite techniques are the armbar and the choke.

Gamal holds a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Checkmat.

Gamal is originally from Brazil.

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Quick facts on Gamal Hassan

  • Before finding Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Prof. Gamal competed in Futsal tournaments around his city.
  • Prof. Gamal practiced Civil Law in his hometown of Curitiba, Brazil.
  • Marcelo Garcia, Roger Gracie, Rodolfo Viera, and Leandro Lo are Prof. Gamal’s Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu inspirations.
  • Prof. Gamal’s favorite position is the X-Guard due to its versatility.
  • Prof. Gamal’s personal motto: “If you want something bad enough, you’ll do anything you can to achieve it.”
  • The love of competing is what inspired Prof. Gamal to start Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.