Bernardo Faria is one of the most loved figures in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. The 5x world champion has such a positive attitude and happy personality which you can see in his work with BJJ Fanatics.
Born in 1987 in the small town in State of Minas Gerais, Brazil he started training in 2001.
Bernardo releases on a daily basis great instructional videos featuring the best grapplers in the game.
Very often you hear him repeat the same thing with his distinct voice:
“OK guys, it’s Bernardo Faria here and it’s a huge honor for me to have with me today the legend….”
It has inspired some people to make memes:
Even his BJJ fanatics business partner Mike Zenga started using that expression, when he announced that Bernardo and his wife got their US citizenship:
And even some funny impersonations:
Check out the video:
So you want to play a simple and effective half guard? Well, get your hands on arguably the best half guard player ever, Bernardo Faria’s DVD set, “Battle Tested Half Guard.” Bernardo is infamous for his simple, effective, and tenacious half guard. He has a game that is suitable for anybody at any age, weight, gender, or fitness level!