The owner of Sparta MMA and Lead Trainer has been involved in the sports industry for over 20 years. He holds WKMA Pro MMA Lightweight Title and his MMA record is 5-0. He’s been competing successively in a many Freestyle Wrestling and Submission Grappling competitions in UK and in Europe.
Born in Poland, Adam started freestyle wrestling at the age of 13 years old. Since then, he has been training and competing in MMA gyms all over the world.
His main coach is Milton Vieira, who is the owner of Rio Fighters gym in Brazil. He is a former fighter in UFC Pride and has a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu and Lute Livre.
Adam holds a number of specialised qualification certificates in:
Wrestling coaching UKCC certification under BWA-British
Purple Belt in Lute Livre and BJJ
Door Supervisor and Self Defence Specialist
MMA Judge and referee by Marc Goddard from UFC
Circuit Training instructor
Emergency First Aid
Adam is also a Nutrition & Healthy Eating Specialist.
Dinko has been involved in sports since he was 5 years old, starting with football and rugby then eventually moving onto karate and kickboxing.
He has been training at Sparta for nearly 4 years now and hold a record of 6-1-1. He is the current dynamite fight series featherweight champion. Dinko says "MMA has given me the best discipline and confidence and would recommend training at Sparta no matter what level you are, everyone is welcome."
Sendra was born in Spain before relocating to South Africa at an early age where he learned to box and later turned professional.
Middleweight Jorge boasts years of experience and a dedication to the sport matched by few. As a successful international boxer, he has trained in Spain & South Africa, and boxed in matches in many countries. Jorge “The Wild” Sendra joins Sparta as the boxing coach.
Jorge says “If you have come to mess around, you are in the wrong class!”
Daniel Hortegas is our new wrestling and BJJ coach at Sparta MMA. Daniel got his black belt from Marcos "Parrumpinha" Da Matta, who is the BJJ head coach for American Top Team professional MMA team. Parrumpinha got his Black Belt from the hands of Legendary Icon of BJJ, Grand Master Carlson Gracie.
We at Sparta are actually very proud for having such a legit lineage with our coach been second generation Black Belt from the sports legend himself. Daniel is a 2 times BJJ World Champion for IBJJF. Also fought in the world's biggest grappling stage, the ADCC, in 2015. Training since 1992, at age of 4 and competing in high level since the age of 14 Daniel has got medals in all major BJJ tournaments. Brazilian and American Nationals, Rio de Janeiro State Championships, NAGA Worlds, NAGA Nationals, Florida State Championship and many others.
In 2013 Daniel made his debut as a Professional MMA fighter, since then has fought many times in North and South America, Asia and now Europe. Sharing the mats and learning from names like Master Ricardo Liborio, Marcelo Garcia, Cole Miller, Ryan Gallagher, Miltinho Vieira and a endless list of high level instructors and competitors for all these years has improved so much the level of knowledge that Daniel brings to the table to share with us now.
Don't waste this opportunity and come for a class to check out yourself. First class is our welcoming treat for you, free training on your first visit. Let's enjoy the technique and good times on the mats. Get together on this amazing positive journey now in Eastbourne near you at Sparta MMA. Osss.
Reference from CBW President, Pedro Gama Filho (Click to view)