Top L-R Westlake, Iseman, Schultz, Windon. Bottom L-R Chard, Gruber, Owens, Leggett
Congratulations to the following students on their belt promotions:
Green Belt: Nick Westlake, Anthony Iseman, Marcus Herrera
Blue Belt: Derek Schultz, Jason Windon, Chris Leggett, Anthony Santo Domingo (not pictured)
Purple Belt: Brett Gruber
Brown Belt: Paul Owens
On Saturday 4/23/11, Team Chard had a huge contingent of fighters attend the Ohio Grappling Challenge in Medina, Ohio. After a combined effort of 20 medals (8 Gold, 8 Silver, 4 Bronze) in the Gi and No Gi Divisions, we placed second as a team in the No Gi division. For the complete results, go here.
Jon Bobel Triangles his way into the second round of Pro Invite
Prior to the start of the divisions, Team Chard Instructor, Jon Bobel participated in the 16-man pro invitational. Jon made it into the second round, after a come from behind submission win. Jon’s bid for the $1000 cash purse was stalled after he lost to Bobby Jones by a score of 2-0.