Guybson Sa, was born in Fortaleza - Brazil 1988 and received his Black Belt in 2009 from Master Sa and Professor Sazinho after winning the World Championship by CBJJO and CBJJE in the Ranks of Purple and Brown Belts. He won the finals against the BJJ aces, Rodolfo Vieira and Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida. Guybson also won the Nationals twice by the same Confederations as a Blue and Purple belt respectively. He is a 6 time Ceará State Champion and 3 time Northeast Champion (9 states). Guybson fights professional Mixed Martial Arts as well, with wins in Brazil, and the U.S. in the Shooto Brazil and Blood Brothers organizations. Guybson moved to the U.S. in 2009 and has been competing steadily winning the State Championships in New York, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Arizona and Georgia. He is currently a 12 time North American Grappling Association champion.
Guybson is the son of one of the pioneers in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in the State of Ceara - Brazil. Grandmaster Francisco Sa received his black belt in 1959 and trained over 25.000 students in his teaching career. Grandmaster Sa was a 9th degree Red Belt when he passed away in September of 2013. This sad event motivated Guybson to honor his father and family name and build a true mixed martial arts gym teaching authentic Brazilian Jiu JItsu as was passed down from generation to generation. Spartan Academy Mixed Martial Arts is the home of SAS Team BJJ in South Carolina. Professor Guybson is committed to staying true to his family heritage and to build the biggest team of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts practitioners in the South.