Pro Fight Team Coaches

Conan Silveira
Co-Founder / Head Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Master Carlson Gracie in 1992
  • Black Belt in Judo under Sensei Jack Williams
  • First Carlson Gracie Black Belt to open a school in America
  • Honored by UFC Magazine as one of “The Top 100 Coaches in MMA (2012)
  • BJJ National Champion
  • MMA Pioneer
  • UFC Veteran
  • Extreme Fighting Heavyweight Champion
  • Trainer of multiple professional MMA fighters.
Ricardo Liborio
Co-Founder
COACHES BIO
  • Black Belt in 1993 under Master Carlson Gracie
  • 1996 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion
  • Voted Most Technical Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitor 1996
  • 3x Brazilian National Champion
  • 2nd Abu Dhabi Submission Tournament 2000.
  • 3rd Abu Dhabi Submission Tournament 1999.
  • Co-Founder of the Brazilian Top Team
  • Voted NAGA Coach of the year in 2005.
  • Inducted into the NAGA Grappling Hall of Fame.
  • National Coach for USA Grappling
  • Inducted into the Broward County Sports Hall of Fame 2009
Din Thomas
Assistant MMA Coach
COACHES BIO
  • 9x UFC veteran
  • WEF Lightweight Champion
  • RSF Lightweight Champion.
  • 35 professional MMA fights
  • BJJ Black Belt
Mike Brown
Assistant MMA Coach
COACHES BIO
  • WEC Featherweight Champion
  • 6x UFC veteran
  • 8x WEC veteran
  • AFC Featherweight Champion
  • Ranked #1 in bodogFIGHT,
  • 35 career MMA fights.
Kami Barzini
Head Wrestling Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Born in Iran and started wrestling at the age of 12.
  • 2x Cadet/Junior National Champion (Iran).
  • Ranked Top 3 for 2 consecutive years
  • Wrestled in Olympic Trials 2000.
  • Helped coach ’04 and ’08 U.S. Olympic Trials.
  • International freestyle experience ; Turkey, Germany, Poland, Russia.
  • Wrestled 2 years in Germans pro league; Bunds Liga Gator Club.
  • Freestyle Assistant Coach for OSU  2004-’08
  • Helped train Mo Lawal, Zak Esposito, Coleman Scott, and Daniel Cormier.
  • Trained alongside Dan Henderson at Team Quest.
  • Oversees pro training on a daily basis.
Steve Mocco
Wrestling Coach
COACHES BIO
  • 2008 Olympian
  • 2x NCAA Champion
  • Hodge Trophy Winner
  • 4x NCAA Finalist
  • Won the Ivan Yarygin Memorial Golden Grand Prix & Alexander Medved Invitational
  • Senior National title in freestyle at 120 kg.
  • 6 pro MMA fights – record 5 wins 1 loss
Vitelmo Katel Kubis
Muay Thai Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Trained Under Master Noguchi
  • Muay Thai record 61-4
  • Pro MMA record 8-4-1
Mikey Rod
Boxing Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Coaching/training professional fighters for more than 15 years.
  • Former Director of Boxing for the PAL Boxing program located in Hackensack, New Jersey.
  • Member of notable boxing trainer Oscar Suarez’ coaching team.
  • Has worked with elite level boxers from both the United States and Brasil.
  • His style is described as being a creative, effective and efficient method of striking
Dyah Ali Davis
Boxing Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Competes in the Super-Middleweight division.
  • Son of 76′ boxing Olympic Gold medalist Howard Davis Jr.
  • Career boxing record of 25-4-1
  • Former NABF Super-Middleweight champ.
Steve Bruno
Striking Coach
COACHES BIO
  • UFC Veteran
  • SPIRIT MC Middleweight Champion
Roger Krahl
Striking Coach
COACHES BIO
  • 30 plus years of martial arts training
  • 5th Degree Black Belt (Degerberg International MMA Blend) August 2015 Chicago
  • 4th Degree Black Belt WKF (World Kenpo Federation) 1996
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt IKKA (International Kenpo Karate Association) 1993
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt (American Freestyle Karate) 1987
  • 11 Pro MMA Fights
Luciano Dos Santos
Striking Coach
COACHES BIO
  • 18 Pro MMA Fights
  • Trained Under Master Noguchi and Katel Kubis
Chuck Eisenbeis
Boxing Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Philly Style of Boxing
  • Licensed Cut Man
  • Trainer of numerous boxers
Billy Padden
Boxing Coach
COACHES BIO
  • 2x National Collegiate Boxing Champion
  • 3x All-American
  • Trained by the legendary Willie Reddish
  • Learned Boxing in the Gyms of Philly
Marcos DaMatta
BJJ Coach
COACHES BIO
  • Carlson Gracie Black Belt since 1997.
  • BJJ World Champion Multiple
  • NAGA Superfight Winner
  • GQ Superfight Winner
  • SWO Champ
  • ADCC Invitee.
Phil Daru
Strength & Conditioning Coach
COACHES BIO

•Sports Medicine and Exercise Science Degree from Alabama State University
•Certified Functional Movement Specialist (FMS)
•Certified ACE Instructor
•Former Division 1 football player
•Former Professional MMA fighter
•Awarded S&C coach of the year 2012-2013