1717 Old Tustin Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92705 714.925.9393714.925.9393

Professor Roberto Alencar,

Professor Roberto Alencar

ICP4, ICP5, ICP6, ICP6_Revisited, CPR

Owner/Head Instructor Tussa

BJJ Rank: Black Belt, 3rd Degree


Professor Roberto “Tussa” Alencar is one of the owners of Gracie Barra Santa Ana, and head instructor of both Gracie Barra Santa Ana and Gracie Barra New Mexico. With over 16 years of experience in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Professor Tussa has been teaching since he was a purple belt 10 years ago. Having a lot of enthusiasm, professionalism, and determination, he is growing a huge army of BJJ practitioners across California and New Mexico. Besides his career as a Professor, Roberto Alencar has earned many titles as a competitor including 4 time NO GI world champion, 2009 NO GI absolute division World Champion, 2012 Heavy weight Pro League Champion, Pan American Champion, 2 x World Runner-up, and two time Brazilian National Champion.

Notable Accomplishments:

  • Abu Dhabi World Pro Trials (2013)
  • 4x IBJJF World No Gi Champion (2009, 2008, 2007,2012)
  • IBJJF World Silver Medalist (2007)
  • IBJJF Pan American Champion (2009)
  • IBJJF World No Gi Champion Absolute Division (2007)
  • 3x IBJJF World Bronze Medallist ( 2008, 2010,2012)
  • 2x IBJJF Pan American Bronze Medallist (2010, 2007)
  • Pro League Heavy Weight Champion ( 2012)
  • Abu Dhabi Pro Trials Champion (2012)
  • Abu Dahbi Pro Silver Medalist (2012)
  • IBJJF European Silver Medalist (2012)
  • IBJJF No Gi Pan American Champion (2012)
  • IBJJF World Champion Masters Division (2012)
  • ADCC Brazilian Trials 3rd Place
  • IBJJF No Gi Pan American Silver Medalist
  • IBJJF Pan American Silver Medallist (2008)
  • IBJJF Brazilian National Open Weight Silver Medallist (2004 brown)