Augusto Frota is known as a top MMA and BJJ fighter and a successful coach from Frota Team Nogueira in Switzerland. Augusto, who is originally from Fortaleza, moved to Brasilia, Brazil, where he began his training in 1997 under Admilson Brites, a black belt under Royler Gracie. At that time Augusto competed in and won several national and state tournaments. He moved back to Fortaleza and began training with Marcus Aurelio (Pride/UFC-Veteran).
Anderson Pereira is an Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt under Zé Marcello, being also one of the top grappling instructors in Geneva – Switzerland. A former Brazilian Top Team representative, Pereira changed to Icon Jiu Jitsu at its inception.