Sylvio Behring Association
The SBA is a Jiu-Jitsu association led by Master Sylvio Behring, an 8th degree red and black belt. The association uses Jiu-Jitsu as a tool for transforming society and is present on 4 continents.
• Established methodology;
• Unified education system;
• Self Defense oriented;
• Complete psychomotor development;
• A network of schools around the world;
• More than 200 Black Belts already graduated;
• More than 50 years of history and background;
• JJiu Jitsu for everyone.
Our educational System is structured with a unique didatics, created and developed by Master Sylvio Behring: the Progressive System of Jiu-Jitsu™.
The Progressive System of Jiu-Jitsu™ is a teaching methodology that bases its studies and practices on self defense, GPCI (Inappropriate Behavioral Progressive Management), and sport Jiu-Jitsu. This system provides direction to students in accordance to what they seek. Whether it be competition, health & wellness, keeping fit, personal development, etc., the SBA has the method.
To improve ones quality of life using Jiu-Jitsu and SBA values as an individual’s transformative tool.
Positively impact and transform as many people as possible through the association.
Achieve excellence in Jiu-Jitsu teaching the Progressive System of Jiu-Jitsu and GPCI and constantly strive for excellence with all SBA associates.
Tradition, commitment, ethics, quality, trust, humility, love and respect.
Master Sylvio Behring
• Creator of the Progressive System of Jiu-Jitsu™;
• Sylvio Behring Association’s Leader.
Police Defense Instructor at Rio de Janeiro’s Police Academy. With courses taught at the following institutions:
• PCERJ (CIVIL POLICE OF RIO DE JANEIRO)
• PMERJ (MILITARY POLICE OF RIO DE JANEIRO)
• PMSP (MILITARY POLICE OF SÃO PAULO)
• BOPE (THE SPECIAL OPERATIONS BATALLION OF RIO DE JANEIRO’S MILITARY POLICE)
• SPECIAL POLICE FORCE OF RIO DE JANEIRO
• TORONTO POLICE ACADEMY SINCE 1998
• EDMONTON POLICE ACADEMY
• PARK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
• US ARMY
• US NAVY
• Brazilian Army
• National Academy of the Brazilian Highway Police
MMA Coach and Referee: Master Sylvio Behring has trained outstanding athletes, among them: Fabrício Werdum, Anderson Siva, Ronaldo Jacaré, Paulo Thiago, Marcelo Guimarães, Rafael Feijão, Miesha Tate, Brian Caraway, Antonio Carvalho etc.
Creator of the Innaproprate Behaviorial Progressive Management™ (GPCI) and a co-author (along with HELDER ANDRADE) of the book with the same title: GPCI™.
Method applied at FORBIN, a Security Training School in Rio de Janeiro and training courses for Major Events (COGEST I, II, II e IV) held at the Rio de Janeiro Police Academy before the 2014 World Cup.
President of CBJJD (Brazilian Confederation of Sports Jiu Jitsu)
Vice President of FJJDRIO (Sports Jiu-Jitsu Federation of Rio de Janeiro)
Member of JJGF Master’s Council (Jiu Jitsu Global Federation)
Participation in Sporting Events
Sylvio Behring Association is registered with the following federations and confederations:
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