Marcus Antelante

  • Professor Antelante began his studies of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil under Professor Andre Terencio. Jiu-Jitsu was introduced to him at the early age of 12, and he continues to perfect his role as a practitioner, teacher, coach and competitor. As goals, Coach Antelante will improve your knowledge, respect, self control, discipline, tolerance and create your indomitable spirit. He actively trains individuals of all ages and shares the Soul Fighter principal that the teachings, philosophy, moral and educational values of jiu-jitsu will build knowledge to the mind, honesty in the heart, and strength in the body.

    Marcus Antelante Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is offered through Soul Fighters DFW in the gymnasium and facilities at the DFW Gun Range and Training Center where he is the head professor and coach. Classes are open to the first time practitioner through the seasoned jiu-jitsu artist. In addition to formal classes, Professor Antelante offers both private and semi-private instruction. Click here to schedule your consultation and introductory session.

    Marcus Antelante Competitions:


    2016:
    • IBJJF Pan American Jiu-Jitsu Championship / Middle weight division - Third Place
    • IBJJF Houston International Open / Medium super heavy weight division - Champion *

    2015:
    • IBJJF Atlanta Winter Open / Heavy Weight division - Champion *
    • IBJJF Houston International Open / Medium-Heavy weight division - Champion *
    • IBJJF Pan American Jiu-Jitsu Championship / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • Texas International Grappling Festival - Super Fight / 181.5 weight division - Champion *
    • American National Jiu-Jitsu Championship / Open Class, No-Gi division - Champion *
    • American National Jiu-Jitsu Championship / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • XX US Open Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournament / Middle weight Gi division - Champion *
    • IBJJF No-Gi World Championship IBJJF / Middle weight division - Champion *

    2014:
    • IBJJF New York Pro / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • All Star Tournament Santa Cruz, CA / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • All Star Tournament Santa Cruz, CA / Absolute division - Champion *
    • IBJJF Dallas Open / Middle weight division - Second Place
    • IBJJF Houston Open / Medium heavy weight division - Second Place
    • IBJJF San Francisco Open / Medium heavy weight division - Second Place

    2013:
    • IBJJF Houston Open / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • MatShark Tournament / Heavy weight division - Champion *
    • 6th American Cup / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • MatShark San Antonio, TX Tournament / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • XVII U.S. Open Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Tournament / Middle weight division - Champion *
    • Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship, SA / Middle weight division - Second Place
    • IBJJF Dallas Open / Middle weight division - Third Place
    • IBJJF Vegas Open / Middle weight division - Third Place
    • IBJJF NO-GI World Championship / Middle weight division - Third Place

    2012:
    • IBJJF Boston Open / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • American Cup Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Tournament / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • US Open Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Tournament / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • Tournament of Champions 11 / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • NABJJF Lone Star Tournament / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • American Cup Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Tournament / Open Class division - Second Place
    • IBJJF Long Beach Spring Open / Medium heavy weight division - Third Place

    2011:
    • Goncalense and Sports Ligue / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • FJJDRIO 4 Etapa do Circuito Mineirinho / Medium heavy weight division - Champion *
    • FJJDRIO 4 Etapa do Circuito Mineirinho / Open Class division - Champion *
    • CBJJO Jiu-jitsu World Cup / Medium heavy weight division - Third Place