Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Kids and Adults Take Home Gold From Helena, MT BJJ Tourney

Team Integrative/Grapplers Guild students took home their first golds this past weekend in a BJJ and Judo tournament that took place in Helena, MT. Seven competitors jumped on the opportunity to compete last minute and notched some of their best performances yet. Results are listed below. Pictures- Above: Jacob DeLeon submits his opponent with a standing guillotine in the first round of his grappling (no-gi) division. Below: Mike McCray (far right) proudly displays his gold after many grueling matches and flawless subs in his gi division.

Congrats to all who competed and thanks again to all the parents and friends for your support!

~Mike McCray: 1st BJJ white belt division, 2nd Grappling Novice division (6-1 overall!)
~Chad Spade: 2nd BJJ white belt division, 2nd Grappling Intermediate division (stellar performance)
~Danny: 2nd BJJ puple belt division (lost 3-2 in the finals...a heartbreaker haha)
~Tyler Hammack: 3rd BJJ mixed belt division, 1st Grappling division
Others who competed and showed improvement:
~Stryder Miller
~Jacob DeLeon
~Grant Simmons