The knight errant
Felipe Costa, 28, started practicing Jiu-Jitsu at 12. His passion for the sport came early, but he did not hold a thought of making a living from it. That was until 2003.
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"After I became world champion, things started to change," said the current Brazilian rooster weight champion. "I started traveling a lot to teach, and now thank God I am able to make a living from the sport - teaching classes, because there is no money in competing; it´s really just for the pleasure of it."