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BRAD & ROB AT MASTER’S CUP

BRAD & ROB AT MASTER’S CUP

Mannie Romero, early Bird Instructor and GD Black Belt may have said it best when he said  “It takes a lot to balance the careers, family, and training.” He can speak from experience firsthand on this topic, but he was describing these two dedicated practitioners Brad Pollock and Rob Graham. Although they found jiu jitsu […]






GD Jiu-Jitsu at Fight 2 Win Pro 25

GD Jiu-Jitsu at Fight 2 Win Pro 25

By Danny OD Fight 2 Win Promotions, a Colorado based grappling organization, has been putting on professional super fight events across the U.S. since late 2015. The events gained huge traction in 2016 and are continuing to pick up steam during the first part of 2017. Fight 2 Win Pro 25 was held at West […]



GD Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt Aaron Wilson’s Road to Gold in Vegas

GD Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt Aaron Wilson’s Road to Gold in Vegas

The latest edition of the IBJJF Las Vegas Open took place on Saturday April 29th and brought out plenty of high profile black belts including Marcio Andre, Issac Doederlein, Joao Miyao, and Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa among many others. While IBJJF Las Vegas Open tournaments consistently draw some of the sport’s top talents, these tournaments are […]



GD Jiu Jitsu Standouts at the 2017 AZ Kids Cup and Copa Bella

GD Jiu Jitsu Standouts at the 2017 AZ Kids Cup and Copa Bella

[Written by Danny OD] The 2017 AZ Kids Cup and Copa Bella tournaments went down on Saturday April 29th at Phoenix College and were the most exciting edition yet. Nearly all of the main teams in Arizona had women and youth competitors challenging themselves on the mats, including One Jiu Jitsu, CTA, Maracaba BJJ, Ares/Nava […]