Fabricio Mendonca was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Fabricio was twenty-one when he started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under 6th degree BJJ black belt, Totila Jordan Neto “Pitoco” at the Infight Jiu-Jitsu Academy. He also trained with Master Paulo Nardy – one of Pitoco’s top students and black belt. Fabricio moved to Australia in 2007 where he met the Brazilian Top Team competitor and 4th degree black belt – Master Gustavo “Bomba” Toledo. Fabricio was awarded his Black Belt in 2011 and since then he has been improving his techniques and teaching his style of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. As an instructor he has led his team to many victories in grappling tournaments in Australia.