Ohio Grappling Challenge- Medina Ohio 4/14/12

7 Competitors traveled to Medina to participate in Gi and No Gi divisions at the Ohio Grappling Challenge.

It was a very successful day:  Of the 13 divisions we entered, we reached the finals in 10 of them.  Everyone brought home some hardware:

Austin “Tin-Tin” Hartsel:  Gold Medal Intermediate Teen Gi

Marcus Herrera:  Gold Medal Lightweight Masters White Belt

Kevin McCallion: Gold Medal Middle Weight White Belt, Silver No-Gi

Jon Bobel: Silver Medal Middleweight Purple Belt,  Gold Medal No Gi Advanced Middleweight

Jason Windon:  Gold Medal No Gi Advanced Heavyweight

Zak Gilyard: Silver Light/Middle Blue Belt

Santo Domingo:  Gold Light/Middle Blue Belt, Gold Light Intermediate No Gi.



Pablo Popovitch Seminar Sunday 3/18

Pablo instructing half guard
World Champion Pablo Popovitch will be conducting a seminar on Sunday March 18, 2012, from 12 to 2pm at the Brazilain Jiu Jitsu Center of Ohio.
In 2011, Pablo competed in the ADCC World Championships where he took silver medals in both his weight class (-88kg) and absolute class and the IBJJF No Gi World Championships where he took a silver medal in the medium heavyweight division.

The cost for the seminar is $60 (cash only).  The 2 hour session will be with the Gi.

For more information, please contact Chris Chard for details