Tag: Wrestling

TOW #32 – Wrestling: Head Post Drag Double Leg

This week we have a wrestling technique for you. In wrestling, your setup is just as important as your take-down. In this video, Curtis shows you the benefits of the head post double leg take-down.  9 times out of 10 any time you touch your opponent’s head they WILL react.  When he reacts you’ve got yourself a pretty little set up for a deadly consistent...

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TOW #17 – Wrestling: Snap Down to Take Down

This week we go back to the basics of wrestling. Watch how Conor Huen and Curtis Hembroff demonstrate the most effective set up to take down in the sport. Be sure to pay attention to level changes, hand placement and the use of your head. To learn more all around skills check out our Technique of the Week video series and subscribe to Revgear on Youtube. ...

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Champions Come In All Sizes

Revgear welcomes one of its newest ambassadors, Jaiden Mortel, to the Ambassador Program. Jaiden is currently in his first year of wrestling, and has already taken first place in four out of four competitions in the 55 pound division. This weekend Jaiden will compete at the Pan Am Championship for kids in Los Angeles. Good luck Jaiden! ...

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Its All In The Family

Dominic and Kyra Batara have been busy submitting opponents and winning tournaments. So busy that we can’t keep up with all of their victories. Here is an update on what these two siblings have been up to.           Dominic Thunderdome Throwdown, Des Moines, WA: 1st place Oregon Challenge Kickoff Tournament: 1st place Oregon State University Making A Difference Tournament: 1st place Gig Harbor 3rd Annual Sprawl and Brawl, Gig Harbor, WA:...

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ChurchBoyz Wrestling Reaches New Heights

Revgear would like to congratulate the boys on their success at their first tournament of the 2011-2012 season. Way to go boys, we look forward to much success in your future! Revgear proudly sponsors the  Calvary Chapel Churchboyz Wrestling Team, a wrestling team dedicated to developing young men, physically and technically as wrestlers, and also as men who are morally and spiritually prepared to meet all...

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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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Revgear fighter Dominic Batara

Revgear fighter Dominic Batara, 7, went 4-0 winning all of his matches in the Gi and No-Gi submitting all of his opponents.  His relentless game plan never put him in any danger as he worked his technique from top, north south and back mount positions throughout all of his fights.  Along with his wins, the highlight of the day was Dominic not giving up any points during any...

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Travis Cavalli from Central Point, Oregon

Revgear sponsored fighter Travis Cavalli from Central Point, Oregon, has been training in Martial Arts for the last 3.5 years. He’s been training at Samurai Fighting Arts in Medford, OR, under Sensei Robert Hisamoto. Travis is a Purple Belt in Jiu Jitsu, and a Green Belt in Kenpo. He also has wrestling background from high school. He currently trains out of Bully Breed MMA under...

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Revgear fighter Jeremiah Maestre

Jeremiah Maestre (photo: in the middle) was born in Manila, Philippines and moved to San Francisco when he was three.  He grew up in the East Bay area in Contra Costa County.  When he graduated high school he moved to Southern California to go to Vanguard University. There Jeremiah started training at a Mixed Martial Arts gym that his friend was working at. He quickly...

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Aidan Claproth, Young Revgear Fighter

Aidan Claproth, 12, has been training in MMA since he was eight. In those four years he has come a long way. Aidan’s fighting disciplines/styles include Jiu Jitsu, BJJ, USJA Judo, Boxing, MMA/Grappling, Wrestling. Aidan trains under Tony Scott Allen of Combined Martial Science in Chino, CA. Aidan competed in numerous USJA Judo, BJJ, Grappling, MMA and Pankration tournaments on the West Coast, Nevada and Hawaii....

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