Gracie News

Brazilian Senate Honors Helio Gracie

November 19, 2009

Grandmaster Helio Gracie was honored today
in a special session of the Brazilian Senate. Several senators, like
Arthur Virgilio (PSDB Amazonas) and Eduardo Suplicy (PT Sao Paulo) took
the podium to remember and pay tribute to Helio Gracie. To close the
memorable ceremony, Senator Arthur Virgilio invited Dr. Pedro Valente
Sr. to take the Senate's podium and remember Helio Gracie. Many Gracie
family members, including Rickson, Rolker and Reyson Gracie, attended
the event.