Diogo Morgado

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Full Name Diogo Morgado
Class Jiu-Jitsu
Weight 85 KG
Rank Brown Belt
Height 5'9"
Association MY BJJ
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Biography

I am from Sao Paulo, Brazil and there are teenage fights, to defend myself from bad boys at school I started to train jiu jitsu and I never stopped, jiu jitsu for me is a way of life, so I wake up and I sleep thinking about how evolve more and more. I love what I do and I think this is a great differential. I am training hard every day to achieve my goals. In June of 2017 I came to Australia in search of new challenges and here I am

Q&A Session Between Diogo Morgado and Elite Sports

Question: What will you suggest to the newcomers?

Answer: Train hard and know that you will learn more in defeat than in victory.

Question: What does it mean for you to be a fighter?

Answer: Respect your opponents and compete with loyalty

Question: What are the essential things for the training?

Answer: Dedication, persistent and passion for sport

Question: What separates you from every other fighter in your division?

Answer: Breed and never surrender.

Question: What is the meaning of success in your mind?

Answer: Success is the consequence of sweat, so just indulge and it will come naturally

Question: With whom you would like to fight, and why?

Answer: We learn from all our opponents, so I have no preference

Question: Is there any difference b/w your common days’ diet and during competition training diet?

Answer: Near the competitions I avoid eating greasy food

Question: How does a beginner will prepare for the competition? Any advice for beginners?

Answer: My advice is: Have fun, she's the base to follow in the sport.

Question: How is it helpful to have the information about your competitor?

Answer: I do not try to know about my opponents, but to improve my techniques

Question: Is the martial arts necessary for a common person? How?

Answer: Absolutely, you learn discipline, respect, develop self-esteem, self-confidence, this is great for anyone

Question: Which moment is memorable for you in your past competitions?

Answer: All competitions mark you a little, all are special to the fighter

Question: How do martial arts help to build a leader?

Answer: The climate of competition on the mat is the same climate of life competition, so the bigger your claw, the greater your success

Question: What would be your dream fight?

Answer: I have no dream fight, but I wish I had the opportunity to meet the great master Helio Gracie

Question: How is the road plan necessary for any competition?

Answer: You win the competitions daily, in the gym, day to day ... On the day of the championship you only get the medals

Question: Do you have any advice for your competitors?

Answer: Your biggest competitor is yourself, win this and it will be unbeatable.

Question: How much importance has the sports gear in any competition?

Answer: A quality product is extremely important, in which you feel comfortable and your body can breathe

Question: What should we learn from the legends /or from the seniors? Who is your inspiration?

Answer: Respect with the opponent. And my inspiration is Hélio Gracie

Question: To whom you would like to compliment for your success?

Answer: My family, for always supporting me at all times

Question: Who is your favorite legendary fighter? Why?

Answer: Rickson Gracie, He is a complete fighter.