Joel Mickells: Blue Belt and BJJ Pro Ams

February 22, 2010

In November 2009 Joel Mickells got his Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. And last weekend – February 20, 2010 – Joel competed for the first time as a Blue Belt  in the Best of the Best BJJ Pro Ams in Omaha, Nebraska.

He placed first in Blue Belt Gi in 167 lb and below, and second in No-Gi 154 lb. Joel says that overall it was a good and fun experience and he’s looking forward to another great year of accomplishments with Revgear!

Photos: With his coach Khru Aaron Cerrone.

Founded in 1996 by Paul Reavlin, Revgear has proudly earned the distinguished acclaim ‘Pro Gear for Pro Fighters’ and continues to be the leading innovator and manufacturer of Martial Arts equipment including training gear, fight gear and fight apparel. The Revgear winning formula of supreme construction and cutting edge technology allows them to succeed in their strives to meet the training needs of athletes and competitors all over the world with durable equipment that can withstand the most demanding bouts. Revgear’s innovation creates products that are devoted to specifically meeting and exceeding the needs of those training in Martial Arts, MMA, Boxing, Self-Defense or Fitness Training.