ISKA South American Legends Champion Altacestes Baptista, who won his title at the recent Pan American Championship event, hand delivered a medal to Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro. Mr. Antonio Dias, promoter of the Pan American Championship, sent the honorary medal with Baptista to Brasilia to be presented to Bolsonaro during his morning press conference.
Altacestes Baptista is an employee of Rede GLOBO, the largest broadcast network in Brazil. For decades, he was considered the best Brazilian fighter in WAKO and UIAMA. Now he has had the privilege of competing in the Legends title fight at the ISKA Pan American Championships, the largest ISKA event in Brazil this year. He spoke to President Bolsonaro, who graciously received the medal and posed for pictures.