NICHOLAS  SALLES

NICKNAME:   "TAMANDUA"

WHAT DOES IT STAND FOR:  "ANT EATER"

​BIRTHDAY:   9/28/1995

ORIGIN:   NEW JERSEY (USA)

ACADEMY:   MARCELO GARCIA ACADEMY

BELT RANK​:   BROWN BELT

​SPONSORS:   MOYA BRAND, MIGHTY ROLL

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN TRAINING BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU?   9 YEARS

WHAT ARE YOUR PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS? 

PARIS OPEN:  GOLD 

BOSTON OPEN:  GOLD 

NEW YORK OPEN: GOLD

DC OPEN: GOLD

DO YOU HAVE ANY OTHER MARTIAL ARTS EXPERIENCE?

BOXING, THAI, KARATE, TAEKWONDO

WHAT ELSE DO YOU LIKE TO DO BESIDES JIUJITSU?

FULL TIME BIOLOGY STUDENT, MAKE MUSIC, EXPLORE NEW RESTUARANTS, WATCH MOVIES

WHAT ARE YOUR EATING HABBITS LIKE?

"EAT WHAT I WANT...., WHEN I WANT..."

HOW MUCH SLEEP DO YOU GET A NIGHT?

5-6 HOURS ON AVERAGE

WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE ATHLETE TO WATCH IN COMPETITION?

MARCELO GARCIA

DO YOU PREFER TO PLAY GUARD OR TO PASS? 

PLAY GUARD

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE POSTION? 

REVERSE X-GUARD