Happy Labor Day CVBJJ family! Please note there will only be an 11am class today as all other afternoon and evening classes are cancelled for the holiday.
We want to congratulate all of the competitors that competed last weekend at the LA Open. We are proud of all of you for showing up and giving it your all. Win or lose you are all champions!
Giovanni Chan 1st Place
Anthony Bauer 3rd place in the Gi division and 2nd place in the No Gi division
Christopher Hargett 1st Place
Jay Sant 2nd Place
Congratulations to our wrestlers that went and competed this weekend at the Cadet Greco/Kids Freestyle State Tournament in Fresno. Win or lose we are always proud of these kids. They are already champions for stepping on the mat and putting it all on the line. Keep working hard boys, Hard work pays off!
Anthony Mantanona Champion
Billy Weaver 3rd Place
Bennett Weaver DNP
Troy Mantanona Champion
Brock Mantanona Champion
Beau Mantanona 3rd place
Andrew Barbosa 3rd place
Justin Rodriguez 8th place
Erik McCown DNP
Nathan Ramirez DNP
Triston Crawford DNP
Congratulations to Anthony Mantanona for taking 1st place and Billy Weaver for taking 3rd place, and Gabe Adams for taking 2nd place at the 2014 World Jiu Jitsu Championship!! Awesome job boys!
Congratulations to Our CVBJJ wrestlers that competed this weekend in the Freestyle/Greco Ca State Championships in Fresno and the AAU tournament in Banning.
Ca Freestyle State Championship:
Anthony Mantanona Cadet 152 pound Champion!!
Ca Greco State Championship:
Beau Mantanona Intermediate 70 pound Champion!!
Brock Mantanona Bantam 60 pound Champion!!
Erik McCown Intermediate 75 pound 4th place
Troy Mantanona Schoolboy 128 pound 5th place
Bennett Weaver Cadet 132 pounds DNP
Nathan Ramirez competed in 2 divisions taking a 1st place in his weight division and a 2nd place in a weight division up
Justin Rodriguez competed in 2 divisions as well. Taking both 1st and a 2nd place.
Triston Crawford DNP
Way to go boys!!
Congratulations to all the guys who fought this weekend at The Copa! Win or Lose we are always proud of you for stepping on the mat! #CVBJJ
Chloe Overgaag 7-8 Grey belt 2nd place
Gabe Adams White belt 1st Place Champion!
Naren Chandrashekar Blue belt 1st Place Champion!
Jon Hargett Blue belt 2nd place
Tao Soya Blue belt 4th place
Sean Strohl Blue belt DNP
Mark Gilpatrick Blue belt DNP
Jay Sant Purple belt 1st Place Champion!
Christopher Hargett Purple belt 3rd place
James Navarro Purple belt 4th place
Stephen Hargett Brown belt 1st Place Champion!
Erwin Iniguez Brown belt 1st Place Champion!
Guillermo Restrepo Black belt lost his Super fight (1st black belt match)
We took 5 wrestlers to compete in the USA Folkstyle Nationals in Cedar Falls Iowa. Our boys did awesome. They all brought home some hardware!!
Anthony Mantanona Cadet 145 National Champion
Brock Mantanona Bantam 60 2nd place
Troy Mantanona School boy 128 3rd place
Beau Mantanona Intermediate 65 4th place
David Alonso Bantam 65 6th place
Congratulations to Jaime Sierra & Gareth De La Cruz on their very impressive victories last night In the Gladiator Challenge “Nitro” at Soboba Casino! Gareth won his fight with a 1st round Knock out and Jaime Sierra won with a 2nd round Darce choke submission!!
Wow! We had a outstanding room tonight! Packed with super studs! Lots of Cali youth State Champs, placers, and National team members. We want to thank all the kids that come from out of town to train with us. Our kids train hard and it shows. Good luck to the kids traveling to Iowa for the Folkstyle Nationals this weekend and the kids traveling to Reno for the Reno Worlds next weekend. Work Hard, Train Hard, Win Easy!!
Congratulations to Andrew, Beau and Brock who competed this past weekend at the Post Season Nationals in Las Vegas! We also had several kids compete in the AAU tournament at Palm Desert High School. All the kids wrestled super tough and brought home many medals. We are so proud of our team!