Carlos Gracie Jr.
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|Carlos Gracie Jr.|
January 17, 1956|
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|Residence||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Teacher(s)||Carlos Gracie, Helio Gracie, Rolls Gracie,|
|Rank||8th degree red/white belt|
Carlos "Carlinhos" Gracie Jr. is a Brazilian 8th-degree red and white belt Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner and instructor. A member of the Gracie family, he is the son of Carlos Gracie, and first cousin to the Machado family brothers.
Gracie is the founder of the Confederação Brasileira de Jiu-Jitsu (CBJJ), also known as International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF), which runs multiple jiu-jitsu tournaments around the world, including the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship, Pan American Championship and European Championship. He is also a co-founder of the well-known Gracie Barra team.
Gracie is also the creator and director of Gracie Magazine, a monthly Brazilian jiu-jitsu publication.
Carlinhos is one of twenty-one children fathered by Brazilian jiu-jitsu co-founder Carlos Gracie. He has three children; daughter Caroline, son Kayron, and son Kyan. Kayron is a black belt under his father and is an instructor at the Gracie Barra Mission Viejo.
- "Founder of GB, Master Carlos Gracie Jr., has a new belt". Gracie Barra. 2015-05-01. Retrieved 2016-12-03.
- Gracie Family Tree Archived September 17, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. URL accessed on June 5, 2009
- Charles Gracie Family Tree Archived April 30, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. URL accessed on June 5, 2009
-  URL accessed on April 4, 2010
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