Instructor Kurdt George, leader of Renzo Gracie Cape Town, welcomed black belt Helio Pereira, from Angola.
Pereira spent two weeks teaching at the GMA member school.
To celebrate the visit, Pereira took the opportunity to graduate Africa Champion & world Pro Bronze Medalist Wesley George to the purple belt.
Renzo Gracie himself approved the new rank.
For more info, go to renzogracie.co.za.