Talita Roberta Pereira is a 31 year-old Brazilian entrepreneur, philanthropist, and jiu-jitsu practitioner better known as the wife of Charles Oliveira, the MMA star and former UFC lightweight champion. Talita and Oliveira began dating as teenagers in Brazil and she was by his side as he built his career.
Now that he is a UFC star, they retain their unbreakable bond and have tied the knot. They have also welcomed a child together. Talita now plays a formidable role in her husband’s career and helps manage his training facility as well as his charity vehicle – the Charles Oliveira Institute.
Talita Roberta Pereira is a Native of Guaruja, a Tourist Town in Sau Paulo, Brazil
Talita Roberta Pereira was born on the 7th of March 1991. She has Latina ethnicity and Brazilian nationality. She is a native of Guaruja, a tourist town in Sau Paulo, Brazil. There is a paucity of details about Talita’s family background such as her parents’ names or the exact number of siblings that she may have.
One thing that is however for sure is that she loves her family very much. She has posted several pictures of herself together with her parents on social media. She has also showered heartwarming accolades on them.
She Holds a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Talita Roberta Pereira spent her formative years in Guaruja and studied at the Unaerp Guaruja High School. Beyond her studies, she also took interest in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, a form of martial art and combat sport based on ground fighting and submission holds. She became quite skilled in it over the course of several years. She was thus able to achieve the senior color of a brown belt.
Talita Roberta Pereira is now the wife of Former UFC Lightweight Champion Charles Oliveira
Despite her individual achievements, Talita Roberta Pereira is now most famous for her marriage to Charles Oliveira, the MMA star and former UFC lightweight champion. Oliveira also hails from the town of Guaruja, Brazil, and was born in 1989. He grew up dirt poor but found succor in sports as a child.
First was football but by the age of 12, he took up Brazilian jiu-jitsu. He got quite good at it and within two years notched his white belt. Other belts would follow and at the age of 18, Charles Oliveira switched to MMA. He was equally good at this and his record of 12 straight victories made him popular throughout Brazil. It also spread his fame beyond the country and the UFC soon came calling.
He made his debut on their platform at the age of 21. This was in 2010 and Charles Oliveira has grown to become one of the biggest stars there he is. He has won the lightweight championship. He also holds several records including the most submission wins in UFC history.
Talita Roberta Pereira and Charles Oliveira Began Dating Around 2007 and Wed in 2014
Talita Roberta Pereira and Charles Oliveira began dating in their teens, possibly as far back as 2007. At that time, Oliveira was still on the tough jiu-jitsu circuit in Brazil and Talita supported him. She helped him out with his training at the center. She also accompanied him to some of his bouts.
The couple didn’t have much at this point but they stuck to their love for each other. This carried them through the tough times and they later hit the big leagues after Oliveira made it into the UFC in 2010. This necessitated him to spend a good amount of time in the United States but he maintained his primary base in Brazil. As a result of this, they continued their romance.
They later got engaged and wed on the 15th of February 2014. Oliveira informed the whole world that the marriage will improve and add more value to his life. He also declared that Talita had been with him since day one.
They Have a Daughter Together Named Tayla
Talita Oliveira has a daughter named Tayla. She and Oliveira welcomed Tayla in April 2017 and have showered a lot of love on her ever since. A trip to Talita’s Instagram page will reveal several colorful pictures of the family hanging out at several exciting spots or taking vacations to exotic locations.
Talita and Tayla also occasionally ‘twin’ in matching outfits. Talita also never forgets to share heartwarming tributes to her daughter on special days such as birthdays and the like.
Talita Roberta Pereira is the President of The Charles Oliveira Institute
Charles Oliveira’s wife now serves as the president of his philanthropic organization, the Charles Oliveira Institute. The Charles Oliveira Institute is dedicated to empowering underprivileged children and young adults in the town of Guaruja. They do this by providing them with free MMA and jiu-jitsu training and mentorship programs in a bid to encourage them to live a meaningful life and avoid drugs and violence.
The institute relies on personal contributions, donations, fundraisers, and volunteer labor to function. Most of their training and classes take place at the Charles Oliveira Training Center. The center has been in existence since 2007 and Talita Roberta also plays a pivotal part there. She helps to manage it. She also trains some of the kids as well.
Talita Roberta Pereira Regularly Shares Insight into her Family Life on Instagram
Talita Roberta Pereira is quite active on Instagram. She has about 8k followers and shares regular insights into her family life with them. She often posts pictures of her and her husband with their daughter. She has also posted pictures of her and her daughter attending football matches or visiting the beach.
Talita and her husband have also set up an Instagram account for their daughter. The account has nearly 16k followers and also features lovely pictures of their daughter and the entire family.