CHECKMAT Hangzhou was established in 2018 by Marco “Marcola” Alvarado a black belt under legendary Lucas Leite. Marco is a second degree black belt with over 17 years experience and multiple well-nown titles which include Pan American champion, World no gi champion and American National no gi champion. CHECKMAT Hangzhou was established with only one student and has grown to full competitive team of international members. CHECKMAT Hangzhou belongs to a long line of elite academies located all over the world.