Another great year filled with events and competitions enjoy a quick look back at an eventful year.Jan – Gary Taylor takes gold in BJJ in Portugal at the European open!
With so many Black Tags in the association at the moment it could be several that are warded Black Belt at the end of this year – your training starts NOW!
Full-Contact – 4 Fighters are on the bill – 3 wins including John Farrelly wins BKBU Title
April - Ben Vowels & Pete Dutton both win Bronze medals in the most prestigious BJJ event in the UK
May-Oct – more Full-Contact fights for the Bloxwich club and clock up more wins!
Nov - Combat Ju-Jitsu Diploma and Semi-Full Contact Kickboxing – MAAS - Weybridge Surrey
Dec - Combat Ju-Jitsu & Kickboxing (Semi & Full contact) – MAAS Surrey- Sensei Gary receives his 4th Dan
Dec – Black Belt Presentation and awards
As you can see there was plenty to get involved in and this year promises to be even more eventful!
December - Black Belt / Black Tag presentation.
The year finished as always with a Black Belt / Black Tag Grading followed by presentations and student of the year awards. The Following were promoted to Black Tag –
Congrats to = Arron Guffick, Georgina McDonald, Steve Walter ,Richard Jones, Govinder Sanhu,
Students of the year
Congratulations are in order for many members who, due to their efforts, attendance and great attitude to training have been awarded Student of the year at the various clubs.
Walsall - Vikram Verma, and Dilan Patel
Sutton – Chris Courbett
Four Oaks –Rhiannon Travers (kids club) along with Paul Bruin and Govinda Sandhu