Tag: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Revgear Welcomes Trent Svingala

  Revgear welcomes one of its newest Ambassadors, Trent Svingala, 11, to the Revgear family. Svingala trains at American Martial Arts in Valatie, New York. He practices Brazilian jiu jitsu, judo, Kyokushin karate, boxing, muay thai, wrestling and MMA. Svingala competes on a national level in judo, jiu jitsu and wrestling and is currently preparing for his first matches in karate and boxing. ...

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Kalayanaprapruit Conquers His Quest For The Best

  David Kalayanaprapruit won 1st place in both gi and no-gi advanced champion kids 9-10 yr old 60-69 lbs. at Quest For The Best in Las Vegas. Congratulations David! ...

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Team Knuckle Up Sweeps Titles at NAGA

Team Knuckle Up refused to come home empty handed at NAGA this year, adding eight 1st place and five 2nd place titles to their team record. From left to right; Jason Freidman placed 1st in purple and advanced no gi, Tecia Torres placed 1st in advanced no gi, 2nd in gi,  and 2nd in a higher  weight class. Laura Hart placed 1st  in gi, 1st in...

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Spurlock Puts Opponent To Sleep, Takes Home Title

CJ Spurlock took home the 135 lbs. EWC title belt in Grand Rapids, MI after defeating his opponent in 2:15 of the first round via submission. See Spurlock’s sharp BJJ skills in his fight video and watch him put his opponent to sleep! ...

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Graham Achieves 23rd Win This Year

Parker “The Hydra” Graham won the youth 90-99 lbs. expert no-gi division at the 2011 NAGA Southeastern Championships, winning his second championship belt and bringing his record to 23-3 for the year 2011.     ...

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Nogawa Emerges Victorious

  Revgear  Ambassador Spencer Nogawa was victorious at Grappling X on Sept. 10 in the 16-17 year old division at 159 lbs. Spencer won two matches via submission and a 7-0 decision in the finals match.               ...

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Great Results from the Ruotolo Twins

The boys are both Yellow Belts in 67 lb division for kids 7-9 years old, Kade has just moved up On February 6th the young twin champs Kade and Tye Ruotolo went to the NABJJF All Americas Tournament at Cal State Dominguez Hills. Both boys had 2 fights each and won by submission. They both took home gold. To top off their great day of competing, their school...

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Kids MMA: Is It Right For Your Child? – Part 2

Aalijah Pineda is only 6 years old. She has been training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for nearly a year now, she also trains Muay Thai and MMA. We asked her father, Jeff Pineda, to tell us more about being a parent of a Martial Arts kid. Read Part 1>>> Q: What life skills can kids benefit from training in martial arts? Aalijah has learned many life skills...

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Kids MMA: Is It Right For Your Child?

Aalijah Pineda is only 6 years old. She has been training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for nearly a year now, she competes (and wins!) at various Jiu Jitsu championships. We asked her father, Jeff Pineda, to tell us more about being a parent of a Martial Arts kid. Q: Why did you decide that Aalijah should start training Martial Arts? How did you choose the right discipline...

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Demian Maia’s BJJ Seminar in San Diego

Great news for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu enthusiasts and fighters in San Diego area:  BJJ World Champion, ADCC Champion and UFC Contender Demian Maia will be holding a No-Gi BJJ seminar at The Arena MMA.  Each session will last 1 hour and 30 minutes, with the 1st session starting at 10:30am and the 2nd session starting at 12:30pm. Demian will be available after each session to answer...

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