Omar Salum

Main Achievements:

  • 4x World Champion (1997 purple belt, 1998 brown belt, 1999 and 2000 black belt);
  • International Master and Senior (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009);
  • 2x Pan American Champion (1997 purple belt, 1999 brown belt);
  • Brazilian National Champion (1996 purple belt);
  • World Cup Champion (2009 – CBJJE);

Weight Division: Peso Galo (57kg-126lbs)

Team/Association: Gracie Humaita Hemet

A multiple time World Champion, Omar Salum is one of the best rooster weights (Peso Galo) in the history of Jiu Jitsu. The fighter from the Amazon state of Brazil was also considered to be one of the 5 top most technical fighters in the world by BJJ legend Royler Gracie