Milton Bastos is a first degree black belt and is from Sao Paulo Brazil. He studied Physical Education at UNIP (Universidade Paulista) which helped him become a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and wrestling coach as well as a personal trainer. He has been dedicating his career to both areas since he was 13 years old. Within this time he has acquired many titles and championships, as well as guided many others to their own world titles. He has been instructing in USA since 2009 and received his black belt under Ricardo "Franjinha" Miller since 2010. Currently, Milton resides in Santa Clara, California, where he owns his academy in Mountain View, CA and is one of the founding members of the Ares Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association.


  • Instructor - First Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 
  • Certified Wrestling Coach 
  • Certified Personal Trainer


  • 2014 Second Place Worlds Masters
  • 2014 Seattle Open Champion Black Belt Light-Feather
  • 2014 World Champion No-Gi Black Belt Light-Feather Master
  • 2014 Second Place Pan Ams Rooster Black Belt Adult
  • 2014 Second Place in SF Open Master Absolute
  • 2013 World Champion No-Gi Black Belt Light-Feather Master
  • 2013 American Nationals Champion Black Belt No Gi Light-Feather
  • 2013 Second Place American Nationals Black Belt Light-Feather
  • 2013 Third Place Pan Ams Black Belt Light-Feather Master
  • 2012 World Champion No-Gi Black Belt Light-Feather Master
  • 2012 Pan Am Champion Black Belt Light-Feather Master
  • 2010 World Champion Brown Belt Light-Feather
  • 2010 Pan Am Champion Brown Belt Light-Feather
  • 2009 World Champion No-GI Brown Belt Light-Feather