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.